Reality TV Show Update News - September 2008
Anita and Arthur Jones' The Amazing Race adventure turned out to be a short one.
Michelle Chase's poor attitude and inability to bond with her teammates and Gillian Larson's age proved to be their downfalls, as the 24-year-old Los Angeles, CA music production assistant and the 61-year-old nurse from Temecula, CA became the first two castaways voted off Survivor: Gabon during last night's back-to-back broadcast of the show's first two episodes.
Ted McGinley's Dancing with the Stars happy days are over.
After serving as the focus of most of the show's early season drama and discussion, America's Next Top Model's two most controversial contestants were both eliminated during Wednesday's broadcast of the eleventh season's fourth episode.
Comedian Jeffrey Ross and professional partner Edyta Sliwinska became the first pair eliminated from Dancing with the Stars' seventh season on Tuesday.
The potential for success seen in the father-son team of Tom Desrochers Sr. and Tom "L.T." Desrochers Jr. proved to be enough for their ouster from last night's broadcast of The Biggest Loser: Families on NBC.
America's Got Talent's third season revealed its Top 5 performers during Thursday's live broadcast of the NBC reality competition series.
Criticized by judges for her cutesy look and lack of modeling knowledge, Brittany became the third runway-wannabe eliminated from America's Next Top Model on Wednesday evening's broadcast.
Dan Gheesling was crowned Big Brother's tenth-season winner during last night's live finale broadcast of the CBS reality show.
Adam and Stacey Capers' tireless work ethic in the gym ended up being the catalyst for their dismissal on the first episode of The Biggest Loser: Families, which premiered last night on NBC.
Jerry MacDonald became the eleventh houseguest evicted from Big Brother 10 during last night's live broadcast of the CBS reality show.
NBC's America's Got Talent whittled its group of performers down to 10 on Thursday's live elimination broadcast of the reality competition series.
"Over the last two nights you've seen our top 20 fighting to stay in the competition, you've made your decision and, well, the results are in," said host Jerry Springer, who added that deciding the Top 10 contestants was sure to be an emotional night for acts and judges alike.
The results announcement used a format very similar to the one that had been used to reveal the Top 20 contestants and began with the top four vote-getting acts from both Tuesday and Wednesday nights shows being awarded spots, while the bottom four vote-getters were eliminated.
Nikeysha, a 19-year-old student and wannabe model from Bronx, NY, became the second girl eliminated from America's Top Model's eleventh season during last night's broadcast of the CW reality series
Keesha Smith became the tenth houseguest evicted from Big Brother 10 during last night's special live broadcast of the CBS reality show.
NBC's America's Got Talent revealed its fourth and final group of five Top 20 Round contestants during Tuesday night's live broadcast of the reality competition series.
Renny Martyn became the ninth houseguest evicted from Big Brother's tenth season during last night's live broadcast of the CBS reality show.
NBC's America's Got Talent revealed its third group of five Top 20 Round contestants during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the reality competition series.
After delivering a sub-par photo shoot performance and repeatedly coming off as excessively cocky, Brittney "ShaRaun" Brown, a 18-year-old student from Chicago, IL, was revealed to be the first runway wannabe eliminated from America's Next Top Model's eleventh season during last night's special two-hour broadcast of The CW reality competition's premiere.
NBC's America's Got Talent revealed its second group of five Top 20 Round contestants during Tuesday night's live broadcast of the reality competition series.
A pregnant woman from Utah has become the first $1 million winner on the TV game show "Deal or No Deal," NBC announced.