Reality TV News - May 2007
Next year's Paradise Hotel revival is apparently going to have plenty of reality TV company on MyNetworkTV, the new over-the-air broadcast network that Fox launched with American adaptations of foreign telenovelas shows last fall but now plans to re-focus on reality and unscripted programming.
Taking home American Idol's sixth-season crown did more than launch Jordin Sparks' music career, it also boosted the 17-year-old's self esteem.
As the starting quarterback of "America's Team" -- the NFL's Dallas Cowboys -- Tony Romo apparently already has enough to worry about and reportedly doesn't need Carrie Underwood offering him any further distractions.
The dust hasn't even settled on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season, but celebrity contestants who will make up the cast for the Fall 2007 installment of the ABC reality competition series have apparently already begun to appear.
Anthony Morrison was deemed to be a cut above the rest and therefore crowned the winner of Bravo's Shear Genius during last night's finale of the reality competition series.
ABC has announced that NASCAR in Primetime, a new docu-reality series that will offer viewers a behind the scenes look at the inner workings of stock-car racing, is scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, August 8 at 9PM ET.
Dancing with the Stars' fourth-season two-night finale waltzed all over ABC's competition last week, as its final performance episode was Monday night's most-watched television show and it's live two-hour Tuesday night finale generated the network's largest non-sports audience in that time period in eight years.
American Idol judge Randy Jackson called sixth-season winner Jordin Sparks "the most talented 17-year-old singer" he's ever seen. But she apparently had some help in achieving such lofty praise.
It looks like Taylor Hicks is finally living up to his title as People's 2006 Most Eligible Bachelor.
Bigger boobs and a new nose could apparently help The Hills star Heidi Montag cash in.
The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman's two-hour season finale on ABC last Monday night was the most-watched telecast of the reality dating series in three years, winning its time period in both total viewers and the Adults 18-49 demographic.
Last May, Katharine McPhee didn't receive enough love from viewers and finished second during American Idol's fifth-season finale. And last week, it was reportedly the same old song for McPhee during Idol's sixth-season finale -- only this time, she was supposedly shunned by the show's producers, not home viewers.
Two very different musical worlds almost collided during American Idol's sixth-season finale last Wednesday night, as seventh-place finisher Sanjaya Malakar was reportedly confirmed to perform alongside Ozzy Osbourne.
Donald Trump had some hurt feelings when NBC shunned his The Apprentice reality series by leaving it off its 2007-2008 primetime programming schedule, causing the real-estate mogul to claim he was "moving on" from NBC before he could officially be fired. However now that reports that, should NBC actually decide to order it, The Donald is contractually obligated to appear in a seventh The Apprentice season and can't quit have emerged, Trump has apparently decided to go back to re-embracing the idea of another season.
The 18 aspiring filmmakers competing as finalists on Fox's On the Lot tried to win the viewing audience over with laughter during Monday night's first Film Premiere episode. However the humor was lost on the audience for three of the finalists, who were eliminated during Tuesday night's first live Box Office results show.
Carrie Ann Inaba is apparently following the lead of Dancing with the Stars' third-season runner-ups Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff.
Reality television producer Ben Silverman has been appointed to the newly created role of co-chairman for NBC Entertainment and NBC Universal Television Studio, the broadcast network announced Tuesday.
For new host Jerry Springer, America's Got Talent represents a return to television's past.
A Dutch reality television special that has a woman selecting a new kidney from three potential donors has reportedly caught the attention of both critics of the show's format and proponents of the message it's attempting to relay to viewers.
The road Jaslene Gonzalez traveled to become America's Next Top Model's eighth season winner was apparently a long one, as she had to overcome an abusive relationship prior to conquering the catwalk.
Former American Idol fifth-season finalist Kellie Pickler is continuing to play coy about her seemingly obvious bosom expansion.
Apolo Anton Ohno worked hard for several months in order to be the best competitor he could on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season. The hard work paid off as he and professional partner Julianne Hough took home the fourth season's mirror ball trophy -- and while he savored the victory -- he said it's tough to weigh it against all the medals he's collected as a speed skater.
"There's no comparison; I trained in skating for 10 years of my life," said Ohno in the May 28 issue of OK!.
Former Dancing with the Stars celebrity participant John O'Hurley is trying to prove ABC late night show host Jimmy Kimmel and his parking lot security guard Guillermo are correct: "You don't have to be a star to dance like one."
Former Beverly Hills 90210 star Jason Priestley said he has no plans to follow in Ian Ziering's dance steps and make an appearance in an upcoming installment of ABC's Dancing with the Stars, but the same apparently can't be said for Tori Spelling.
Fox has announced Star Wars trilogy star Carrie Fisher and longtime actor, producer, director, and writer Gary Marshall will both serve as permanent judges for Fox's On the Lot, Mark Burnett and Steven Spielberg's new American Idol-like movie-making reality competition series.
The scandal that surrounded the British reality TV show "Celebrity Big Brother" have spilled over to "Big Brother" aired by the same broadcaster.
Last summer 17-year-old Jordin Sparks said she was focused on getting her drivers' license, which happened just before she ventured from her native Glendale, AZ to Seattle, WA to audition for American Idol's sixth season.
To runner-up Blake Lewis, American Idol's sixth season was apparently never about winning or losing, but instead how he played the game.
Despite his celebrity status as the lead designer and host of ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Ty Pennington is learning if you commit the crime you still have to pay the price.
Jesse Palmer's charming personality and good looks may have helped him on The Bachelor's fifth season but it did nothing for his football career, which reportedly came to an end Thursday.
An average of 30.7 million total viewers watched 17-year-old Glendale, AZ-native Jordin Sparks become American Idol's sixth champion during Fox's live two-hour Wednesday night broadcast of Idol's sixth season finale. The finale also scored an 11.5/31 rating/share in the Adults 18-49 demographic.
Their chemistry in the ballroom contributed to two-time Olympic gold medalist speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno and his professional partner Julianne Hough receiving Dancing with the Stars' fourth season mirror ball trophy, but inquiring minds across America have been wondering if the spark between the pair was extinguished since the dancing shoes have came off.
What is it about blonde female former American Idol finalists and professional athletes?
Thinking of CBS' new Mark Burnett-created Pirate Master reality competition series as just "Survivor on a boat" is incorrect according to Cameron Daddo, the new show's host.
"The Great Singer" beat "The Great Entertainer" as Jordin Sparks defeated Blake Lewis and won American Idol's sixth season title during Wednesday night's live two-hour season finale of the smash-hit Fox reality talent competition.
For its second season, creator Simon Cowell has reinvented his ABC American Inventor reality series.
Spencer Pratt has apparently succeeded in driving Heidi Montag away from her The Hills co-star and BFF Lauren "LC" Conrad and right into his arms.
As former American Idol fifth season finalist Kellie Pickler tries to cement her future as a recording artist and actress, her father apparently can't help himself from reliving the past.
Two-time Olympic gold medalist speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno and professional partner Julianne Hough were crowned the champions of the ballroom during last night's live finale of ABC's Dancing with the Stars' fourth season.
It was "The Great Entertainer" versus "The Great Singer" during last night's final sixth season American Idol performance episode, which saw Blake Lewis and Jordin Sparks, the season's Top 2 finalists, compete in-front of a studio audience and tens of millions of home viewers live from Hollywood's Kodak Theater.
Fox has announced that "This Is My Now," a ballad written by Seattle residents Scott Krippayne and Jeff Peabody, is the winner of American Idol's sixth-season songwriting contest to find the song that will serve as Idol's sixth season winner's first single.
First Donald Trump tried to quit NBC's The Apprentice. Now it appears Simon Cowell is planning to do the same with Fox's American Idol.
Tessa Horst had such strong feelings about U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin heading into The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman's final Rose Ceremony that she had a hunch it must be mutual.
Bevin Powers had so much chemistry with U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin that she had to like her odds heading into The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman's final Rose Ceremony.
A report that spoiled the ending of The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman was correct... sort of.
Paula Abdul recently flipped head over heels, but it wasn't because of her excitement for American Idol's sixth season finale.
Although Donald Trump has announced he's "moving on" and quitting his fading The Apprentice reality series, NBC disagrees.
Tessa Horst, a 26-year-old San Francisco social worker, accepted the final rose -- and a marriage proposal -- from U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin during the final Rose Ceremony at the conclusion of last night's finale of ABC's The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman.
So You Think You Can Dance host Cat Deeley said the Fox reality competition series' upcoming third season isn't much different from last summer's second installment, but was quick to add that isn't necessarily a bad thing.
Actor-singer David Hasselhoff has regained parental rights Monday, after agreeing in a Los Angeles courtroom to be tested for alcohol three times weekly.
Numerous reality television series have documented what brides go through before their big day. Now it's apparently time for the grooms to finally get some recognition.
Yau-Man Chan is using the old "kill 'em with kindness" adage in dealing with Andria "Dreamz" Herd, the Survivor: Fiji castaway that reneged on a Final 4 Immunity Challenge deal that cost Chan a chance at the competition's $1 million grand prize.
Differing opinions on the content of "My December," Kelly Clarkson's upcoming third album, became a point of contention between the original American Idol winner and Clive Davis, the chairman of her record label RCA. For Simon Cowell, who judged Clarkson on Idol but is also employed by Sony BMG -- RCA's parent company -- it's not so black and white as to who's right or wrong in the dispute.
Despite having watched every one of Jordin Sparks and Blake Lewis' performances prior to the two becoming American Idol's sixth season Top 2 finalists, judge Simon Cowell said the competition is just too close to call.
Laila Ali has a record of 24-0 as a professional boxer -- and she hopes Dancing with the Stars' fourth season won't break her unbeaten streak when she and partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy will compete in the reality competition's finale. However it won't be easy, as she'll reportedly be competing with two bum knees.
Instead of possibly seeing a tour of duty in Iraq, U.S. Navy Petty Officer Third Class Phil Stacey will be apparently be venturing on a tour of a different kind -- the former sixth-season finalist has reportedly gotten the go ahead to join the American Idol 2007 summer concert tour.
Rachel Brown, a 41-year-old personal chef who competed on the second season of Fox's Hell's Kitchen, was reportedly found dead in her family home in Bedford, TX on Wednesday, May 9.
ABC has announced that it will premiere Ex-Wives Club, a new reality series that will help recent divorcees rid themselves of everything reminiscent of their former significant other in an effort to move forward with their lives, on Monday, May 28 at 9PM ET/PT.
Another Survivor: All-Stars is reportedly in the works for the long-running CBS reality competition series' sixteenth installment.
Rather than give NBC the chance to formally cancel his fading The Apprentice reality series and fire him, Donald Trump has reportedly told the network he's "moving on" and quitting the one-time smash-hit but now ratings-challenged reality series.
Either Jordin Sparks or Blake Lewis will become the next American Idol at the conclusion of the sixth season's finale on Wednesday night. However both are surprised that they've made it this far.
The CW has announced that it plans to air three reality series --a second season of Pussycat Dolls Present's, as well as previously announced new shows Farmer Wants a Wife and Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants -- as part of the network's 2007-2008 midseason programming lineup.
Melinda Doolittle described American Idol's 12 sixth-season finalists as "one big, happy family," and she had the honor of serving as its matriarch.
Fox has announced that Nashville, a new Laguna Beach-like docu-reality series that will follow a group of young people trying to make their mark in Nashville's music industry, will debut as part of the network's Fall 2007 primetime programming schedule.
If home viewers, the studio audience and even the judges were shocked at the outcome of last night's American Idol live results show that revealed the sixth season's Top 2 finalists, imagine how Melinda Doolittle must have felt. But apparently she wasn't as surprised as one might think when she discovered she'd be leaving the competition.
U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin reassures viewers that his The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman journey does have a happy ending -- or a happy beginning -- depending how you look at it.
Fox has announced that The Search for the Next Great American Band, the network's new recently announced American Idol-like reality competition series that will do just what its overly wordy title implies, will debut as part of the network's Fall 2007 primetime programming schedule.
Paris Hilton will serve at least 23 days for a probation violation in a cell away from the general population, the Los Angeles County sheriff's office said.
Fox has announced that Kitchen Nightmares, a previously announced new reality series that will follow sharp-tongued British Hell's Kitchen chef Gordon Ramsay as he travels across America and helps restaurants in crisis, will air as part of the network's Fall 2007 primetime programming schedule.
Hopefully American Idol judge Simon Cowell isn't a betting man. In a somewhat surprising result -- and one Cowell wasn't expecting -- Idol eliminated Melinda Doolittle during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the Fox reality show's penultimate results show, clearing the way for Jordin Sparks and Blake Lewis to compete in next week's sixth season Idol finale.
Jaslene Gonzalez, 20-year-old online college admissions advisor from Chicago, IL, was crowned America's Next Top Model during last night's finale of the eighth cycle of the popular The CW reality series.
The CW announced that new installments of both America's Next Top Model and Beauty and the Geek will air as part of the network's Fall 2007 primetime programming schedule.
Considering Kelly Clarkson is the original American Idol, one would expect RCA, her record label, to want some original tunes for her upcoming third album "My December."
The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman star Andy Baldwin's background as a U.S. Navy Lieutenant proves he's a tough guy, but he may be facing his stiffest competition yet.
If you can't beat them, join them apparently. The question of who receives U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin's final rose at the conclusion of The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman's upcoming finale -- already reportedly spoiled by the bachelorette Baldwin selected -- has now reportedly been further spoiled by ABC, the network that airs the reality dating show.
CBS has announced that Kid Nation, a new Lord of the Flies-like reality series in which 40 children will have 40 days to establish a fully-functioning community in an uninhabited ghost town, will be part of the network's Fall 2007 primetime schedule and air Wednesdays at 8PM ET/PT.
CBS has announced that it has ordered another installment of The Amazing Race -- but the twelfth season of the four-time Emmy-Award winning reality competition series won't be part of the initial 2007-2008 primetime programming lineup that the network unveiled on Wednesday and is instead scheduled for a midseason debut.
Former Endemol co-founder John de Mol has already proven that he knows how to "sell high." Now he's also showing that he may know how to "buy low."
Threes were wild last night when American Idol's sixth season Top 3 took the stage, as each performed three songs and had three phone numbers for viewers to call and vote for which two would compete in next week's finale.
Former Beverly Hills 90210 actor Ian Ziering and his partner Cheryl Burke were the eighth couple eliminated from Dancing with the Stars' fourth season during last night's live results show on ABC that revealed the Top 3 pairs who will compete for the show's mirror ball trophy in next week's finals.
It's good to be Carrie Underwood these days.
CBS has confirmed that Survivor: China will be the official title for this fall's previously announced fifteenth Survivor edition that will film in mainland China.
Less-than-stellar ratings for MTV's "The Real World: Denver" may have observers wondering if the show has legs but don't count Denver officials among them.
U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin said "Aloha" to his three remaining suitors during last night's penultimate episode of ABC's The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman, as he welcomed them to his current home state of Hawaii where they each learned about his military service and spent overnight dates with him. In the end, Danielle Imwalle, a 25-year-old graphic designer who currently resides in Bethel, CT, learned that "Aloha" also means farewell, as she was the 23rd bachelorette sent packing.
ABC has announced that new Dancing with the Stars and The Bachelor editions will air as part of its Fall 2007 primetime programming schedule.
After a more than a four-year hiatus, Paradise Hotel will be re-opening for business.
Fox has announced the 12 wannabe chefs and restaurateurs who will be trying to please foul-mouthed British chef Gordon Ramsay on the third season of Hell's Kitchen, which is scheduled to premiere on Monday, June 4 at 9PM ET/PT.
NBC has announced The Singing Bee, a new reality competition series that will see how well contestants can accurately sing lyrics to popular songs in a karaoke-style showdown, will be part of the broadcast network's 2007-2008 primetime programming schedule.
Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff came-up just short of winning Dancing with the Stars' third season as partners but now it looks like the pair -- who have been playing coy about the fact that their dance floor pairing had developed into a romantic relationship -- will be able to practice their two-step all they want.
Apparently Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul aren't the only American Idol judges branching out with additional reality projects of their own.
Pirates, filmmakers, celebrity impersonators, culinary wizards, inventors, suprheroes, comedians, designers and numerous other characters will all be on display this summer, which will see the sun rise on several new reality series as well as the return of some formidable favorites.
Apparently in the world of Los Angeles glitterati, nothing says "I care" like an open letter on the Internet.
Anna Nicole Smith's will was submitted to Los Angeles probate court Monday while Larry Birkhead sought to be named guardian of their daughter's estate.
A seventh edition of Donald Trump's sagging The Apprentice reality series was not included in the 2007-2008 primetime programming schedule that NBC formally unveiled on Monday. However, according to the network, that doesn't mean it has decided to fire Trump and cancel his one-time smash-hit but now ratings-challenged reality series.
Fox has announced the 50 aspiring filmmakers who will compete as semifinalists in On the Lot, Mark Burnett and Steven Spielberg's new American Idol-like movie-making reality competition series that will premiere with two one-hour audition episodes on Tuesday, May 22 at 9PM ET/PT and Thursday, May 24 at 9PM ET/PT.
Earl Cole never saw his name written down on a Tribal Council parchment during Survivor's entire fourteenth season -- that is until last night's season finale, when he received all nine votes from the jury, allowing him to unanimously defeat Cassandra Franklin and Andria "Dreamz" Herd and emerge as Survivor: Fiji's ultimate survivor and $1,000,000 winner.
Kellie Pickler doesn't understand why her seemingly expanded bust is creating such a fuss.
His hairline may be constantly receding, but at least his family tree continues to grow.
Former Beverly Hills 90210 star Jason Priestley apparently believes there's a world of difference between supporting a friend participating in a reality series and actually doing it himself.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the fourteenth and final episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
here! Network has announced that The Amazing Race fourth season winner Reichen Lehmkuhl will join the third-season cast of Dante's Cove. The supernatural soap opera's third season is currently filming in Hawaii and is expected to air in October.
Considering Sharon Osbourne has worked with Simon Cowell -- the king of nasty criticism -- on Britain's American Idol-like The X-Factor reality competition series, one would assume she'd be able to handle judging alongside Piers Morgan on the upcoming second season of NBC's America's Got Talent.
Every contestant in American Idol's history -- be it an untalented hopeful or eventual winner -- has felt the sharp-tongue of Simon Cowell. But recently ousted American Idol sixth season finalist Lakisha Jones is the only one who also knows what his lips feel like.
The reality realm has provided celebrities the opportunity to do everything from dance to lose weight in-front of a television audience. Now MTV is reportedly ready to show viewers how well celebrities can rap.
A&E announced that Confessions of a Matchmaker, a new reality series that will follow "matchmaker on a mission" Patti Novak as she attempts to help single people in Buffalo, NY find love, will premiere on Saturday, June 6 at 10PM ET/PT.
Jason Wahler has been arrested three times in the last eight months and was allegedly intoxicated for all three instances, meaning there was really only one place where the 20-year-old former Laguna Beach and The Hills star could go. And no, it's not jail, even though that's probably where he belongs.
Yau-Man Chan made one of the biggest and most unlikely deals in Survivor history during last night's penultimate episode of Survivor: Fiji before wisely using his hidden Immunity Idol at Tribal Council, saving himself from certain elimination and instead giving the boot to Stacy Kimball, a 27-year-old interactive Internet producer from Montpelier, VT.
Amber Alchalabi may have been rejected by U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin during Monday night's episode of The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman, but apparently, she didn't have as strong of feelings for him as the other three remaining bachelorettes anyway.
The Texas elementary school principal caught in The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman bachelorette and fourth-grade teacher Amber Alchalabi's recent time off fracas has had some conflicting thoughts on whether she should stay or she should go in recent days.
Her heart was still in it, but recently ousted American Idol sixth season finalist Lakisha Jones said her voice abandoned her when she needed it the most.
NBC has removed the shroud of secrecy from Age of Love, the new reality dating series the network will premiere on Monday, June 18 at 9PM ET/PT.
Having already searched for America's next great singers, junior singers and dancers via American Idol, American Juniors and So You Think You Can Dance, Idol creator Simon Fuller is now turning his attention to musical groups.
If you can't go home, where can you go?
Socialite-heiress Paris Hilton said Wednesday she is ready to "face the consequences" for violating her probation in a Los Angeles DUI case.
It's time to dust off your dancing shoes.
Lakisha Jones became the ninth finalist eliminated from American Idol's sixth season during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the Fox reality show's results show.
Julianne Hough must have realized she's on ABC's Dancing with the Stars, not MTV's Engaged & Underage.
The claws came out during last night's penultimate episode of America's Next Top Model's eighth season, as the four remaining runway wannabes were forced to evaluate each other at the judges' panel following a challenge and photo shoot that had them connecting with Australia's tribal past. In the end, Dionne Walters, a 20-year-old college student from Montgomery, AL, became the tenth girl sent packing from the competition.
Bravo has announced that Veronica Webb will serve as Tim Gunn's co-host on the fashion guru's Tim Gunn's Guide to Style, a new reality series that will feature the Project Runway star as he helps hapless fashion dilemmas transform into stylish individuals.
With their romantic relationship already on the rocks, The Amazing Race: All-Stars was apparently the kiss-of-death for winners Eric Sanchez and Danielle Turner.
Bravo has revealed the identies of the 15 up-and-coming culinary wizards who will compete on Top Chef's third season, which will premiere Wednesday, June 13 at 10PM ET/PT but be proceeded by a special hour-long charity cook-off that will pit previous Top Chef contestants against one another and air a week earlier.
Love them or hate them, cousins Mirna Hindoyan and Charla Baklayan Faddoul at least deserve a tip of the cap for being the third team to cross the finish line during CBS' finale of The Amazing Race: All-Stars.
American Idol's sixth season Top 4 took the stage last night and performed disco tunes from the 1970s while being mentored by Bee Gees' singer Barry Gibb.
Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his partner Karina Smirnoff were the seventh couple eliminated from Dancing with the Stars' fourth season during last night's live results show on ABC.
Actor and "Shooting Sizemore" reality show star Tom Sizemore has landed in jail, after police in Bakersfield, Calif., reportedly caught him with methamphetamine and narcotic paraphernalia.
Tori Spelling spent 10 seasons playing the role of Donna Marin on Beverly Hills 90210, and now it looks like she'll get to play herself for a second season of Tori & Dean: Inn Love.
Pamela Bach vigorously denies releasing the tape showing her estranged husband David Hasselhoff in a drunken state on the floor of a Las Vegas hotel room.
Celebrity and professional two-steppers featured on both past and current editions of Dancing with the Stars will be waltzing to a city near you this summer, as ABC announced the summer tour dates and locations for the second season of Dancing with the Stars - The Tour.
Dustin Seltzer and Kandice Pelletier were looking to become the first all-female team to ever win The Amazing Race when they signed-up for All-Stars on the heels of their fourth-place finish during The Amazing Race's tenth season.
Paris Hilton reportedly has turned to the one man she feels can keep her from serving a 45-day prison sentence: The Governator.
U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin traveled across the country during last night's episode of ABC's The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman to meet the families of his four remaining suitors. While he never got to meet bachelorette Amber Alchalabi's parents, Andy said it was no big deal but still sent the 23-year-old teacher who currently resides in Sugar Land, TX home due to the seven-year gap in their age.
Judge Michael T. Sauer told The Los Angeles Times Monday he is "amazed" at the publicity Paris Hilton's case is receiving.
It's the kind of behavior one would expect from stars of The Simple Life and Laguna Beach, not Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
Producing American Idol is apparently a pretty time-consuming job.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the thirteenth episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
Kelly Clarkson says her new CD will be something different, but then she told The Los Angeles Times she tries to come out with a different record every time.
Hotel heiress Paris Hilton's lawyer has filed a motion in Los Angeles to appeal her 45-day jail sentence, ExtraTV.com reported.
A judge in Los Angeles Monday temporarily suspended actor David Hasselhoff's child visitation rights, the tabloid TV show "Extra" reported.
"American Idol" castoff and sailor Phil Stacey, one of the season's final six contestants, may see duty in Iraq.
Eric Sanchez and Danielle Turner finished in first for only one leg of CBS' The Amazing Race: All-Stars. Luckily for them it was the thirteenth and final leg, as they were the first team to cross the finish line of The Amazing Race's eleventh installment during last night's finale to claim the $1 million prize.
Just how hot does the drama inside a tanning salon get?
SOAPnet has announced that it has begun production on The Fashionista Diaries, a new reality series that will follow assistants from three different companies as they collaborate in organizing Charlotte Ronson's Fashion Show and After Party during New York's Fall Fashion Week 2007. The ten-episode series is scheduled to premiere in July.
Paris Hilton isn't going quietly.
Former The Apprentice: Los Angeles candidate Kristine Lefebvre will grace the cover of Playboy's June issue, and she knows at least one guy who can't wait to get a copy: her one-time potential boss.
American Idol's sixth season Top 10 finalists won't be seeing the beach very much this summer -- they'll be too busy performing on the show's American Idol 2007 concert tour that was announced Friday.
This time the judging panel is dead wrong in eliminating Brittany because five Australian designers did not like her personality. Personality is something that can be changed. Having a natural ability to consistently take great photos is something that money or a workshop cannot buy. Maybe the panel felt that she would not make any money for the show or anywhere in the world if she won the competition.
After 28 days, five continents and more than 45,000 miles, Eric Sanchez and Danielle Turner were the first team to cross the finish line during last night's finale of CBS' The Amazing Race: All-Stars, making the pair -- who had never previously raced together as a duo -- the winners of The Amazing Race's eleventh installment and its $1 million grand prize.
Survivor: Fiji castaway Alex Angarita says he found out the hard way that his fellow Bula Bula tribe members were not forward-thinking people.
The attorney for hotel heiress Paris Hilton said the 45-day jail term ordered by a Los Angeles judge for driving with a suspended license was "ludicrous."
A former "American Idol" finalist is being sued for gashing a stranger's head with a cocktail glass in Tampa, Fla.
Actor David Hasselhoff has accused his ex-wife of abusing their children and leaking a videotape that shows him drunk at his home in Las Vegas.
A judge in Los Angeles Friday sentenced hotel heiress Paris Hilton to 45 days in jail for violating her probation in a reckless driving case.
Who better to handicap the four remaining finalists on American Idol's sixth season than somebody that's spent almost every waking moment of the last three months in their presence?
The CW has begun developing a new Outback Jack-like reality dating series that will see if women who live the city-life can find love down on the farm.
Chris Richardson stood at center stage with "best friend" Blake Lewis at the conclusion of Wednesday night's American Idol sixth season results show that revealed the Top 4. But Richardson said he knew he would be joining Phil Stacey -- who had been previously eliminated during the live broadcast -- and he was right.
NBC has bumped the premiere date of America's Got Talent's second season back a week. Instead of premiering on Tuesday, May 29 as the network previously announced, the new season of the Simon Cowell-produced variety-talent competition that showcases performers from across the country and let's America choose the winner will now debut with a special two-hour premiere on Tuesday, June 5 at 9PM ET/PT.
It looks like The Simple Life's sixth season could end up filming behind bars.
Julie Berry may want to watch her back.
Despite some soggy weather, it was an amazing day for former The Amazing Race 6 fourth-place finishers Hayden Kristianson and Aaron Crumbaugh, who finally tied the knot on April 21 after being engaged for more than two years.
One of the saving graces of being eliminated as a member of American Idol's Top 10 is that you still get to participate in that season's summer tour. However that might not be the case for newly ousted sixth season finalist Phil Stacey, as the 29-year-old from Jacksonville, FL could have more pressing matters to attend to.
With only six suitors remaining, it appeared The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman star U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin was willing to give bachelorette Stephanie Wilhite several chances to open up by taking her on a one-on-one date and approaching her just prior to the Rose Ceremony that would reveal the Top 4.
Phil Stacey and Chris Richardson became the seventh and eight finalists eliminated from American Idol's sixth season during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the Fox reality show's results show.
A Texas elementary school principal has reportedly opted to resign after she was reassigned and demoted as punishment for her decision to allow The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman suitor and fourth-grade teacher Amber Alchalabi a 22-school day absence to compete on the ABC reality show.
Vivid Entertainment is hoping that Jennifer Toof can live up to the nickname Flava Flav bestowed upon her during Flavor of Love's second season -- Toastee -- as the adult-film company has announced plans to release Toastee Exposed, a hardcore sex video of the 23-year-old Havertwon, PA native, on May 16.
The five remaining runway wannabes competing on the eighth season of America's Next Top Model continued to learn aspects of the modeling industry beyond the catwalk during Wednesday night's broadcast of The CW reality show. In the end, Brittany Hatch, a 21-year-old bartender from Savannah, GA, found out firsthand that a pretty face and fabulous frames does not a model make, as she became the ninth girl sent packing.
VH1 has announced it has begun casting a second batch of potential suitors for Tiffany "New York" Pollard and confirmed that although its pickup hasn't been formally announced, a second edition of I Love New York will premiere later this year.
CBS has revealed the identities of the 16 buccaneer wannabes who will compete in Pirate Master, a new swashbuckling reality series created by Mark Burnett that is scheduled to premiere on Thursday, May 31 at 8PM ET/PT.
Can't wait until May 31 to get a look at the 16 buccaneer wannabes that will compete in Survivor producer Mark Burnett's new Pirate Master reality series? Check out the below video to meet them now!
CBS announced that Constantine Maroulis will join the cast of the daytime soap The Bold and the Beautiful beginning Tuesday, May 15 -- and the former American Idol fourth season finalist will be able to show-off his vocal talents as well, as he'll be performing some songs from his upcoming debut album over the next several months of the show.
Some big names from the entertainment industry have made appearances on American Idol in the past, but never the President of the United States.
Former Cheers star John Ratzenberger and his partner Edyta Sliwinska were the sixth couple eliminated from Dancing with the Stars' fourth season during last night's live results show on ABC.
American Idol's sixth season Top 6 took the stage for a second time last night and performed songs from 1980s rock group Bon Jovi while being mentored by its famous frontman Jon Bon Jovi.
Sanjaya Malakar was the talk of Tinsletown, the Big Apple and everywhere in-between during his run as a finalist on American Idol's sixth season. But his hometown of Federal Way, WA won't be erecting a statue of the 17-year-old anytime soon.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the twelfth episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
A&E Network has announced that it plans to expand its reality programming lineup with five new reality series -- Crime 360, The Rookies, The Two Coreys, Paranormal State and Confessions of a Matchmaker -- and has also ordered two new reality pilots, The Pendletons and Good in the Hood.
Andrew Firestone will reportedly be a bachelor no more.
Heather Mills had no problem two-stepping against other celebrities on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season but reportedly has no immediate plans to extend her role as a reality television star on either side of the Atlantic.
With Survivor: Fiji's "Four Horsemen" all-male alliance down to only two loyal members, Mookie Lee knew his goose was about to be cooked unless he and fellow ally Alex Angarita came up with a plan. Unfortunately for Lee, Cassandra Franklin and Stacy Kimball overheard the pair's plan to regain control of the game, and the 25-year-old loan manager from Wheeling, IL who was born in Seoul, Korea became the twelfth castaway eliminated from Fiji.
Lifetime has announced that longtime ABC reality programming executive Andrea Wong has been hired as the cable network's new president and CEO of entertainment services. The new position will have Wong overseeing all the day-to-day operations for Lifetime.
With a visit to their hometowns on the line, the six remaining suitors on ABC's The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman pulled-out all the stops during last night's episode to prove to U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin that they really care about him. However it wasn't enough for two of the bachelorettes, who were sent packing despite only having eyes for Andy.