Reality TV News - September 2012
"The X Factor" judge L.A. Reid said contestants who sing "And I'm Telling You," from the musical "Dreamgirls" during auditions will get an "automatic no."
Bounty hunter Duane "Dog" Chapman is returning to TV.
"Roxy" Roxanne Morris dishes more on Survivor: Philippines -- including why she actually got along with Angie Layton from the beginning and when that dynamic changed.
Leila Goldkuhl opens up about her America's Next Top Model: College Edition experience -- including whether she has any intention to reconcile with Laura James and which girls in the house she really was close to.
Nicki Minaj is doubling down on reality TV.
Jef Holm allegedly only faking engagement after demanding half of Emily Maynard's 'The Bachelorette' moneySeptember 28, 2012
Jef Holm has allegedly admitted reports of his August fight with Emily Maynard are "100 percent" true and Maynard is paying him -- at his request -- to fake their engagement to help preserve her good-girl reputation and cover-up the fact she cheated on him.
Jef Holm reportedly had girlfriend when he left for 'The Bachelorette' and tried to get back with her recentlySeptember 28, 2012
Jef Holm reportedly had a girlfriend back home when he left to appear on the eighth season of The Bachelorette, and shortly after the edition aired, Emily Maynard's new fiance attempted to reconcile with her.
"Roxy" Roxanne Morris opens up to Reality TV World about her Survivor: Philippines experience -- including what she believed Denise Stapley's "unhealthy addiction" and "terrible habits" were.
Tori Spelling is back home in Los Angeles following surgery to correct complications from her second C-section in a year.
Lifetime has revealed the identities of the 13 former Project Runway designers who will be competing on the second season of Project Runway All Stars, which will premiere on Thursday, October 25 at 9PM ET/PT.
Survivor: Philippines' Matsing tribe eliminated "Roxy" Roxanne Morris, a 28-year-old seminary student from Brooklyn, NY, from their tribe during Wednesday night's second episode of the CBS reality series' 25th edition.
Here Comes Honey Boo Boo will be sharing the holidays with viewers.
Pamela Anderson has admitted she wasn't surprised to be the first contestant eliminated from Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars Tuesday night.
Jenni "JWOWW" Farley now has one more thing in common with her Snooki & JWOWW and Jersey Shore co-star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi.
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of singer Bobby Brown and the late Grammy Award winner Whitney Houston, was involved in a Georgia car crash.
Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars axed Pamela Anderson and professional partner Tristan MacManus during Tuesday night's first live fifteenth-season results show on ABC.
Sean Lowe's The Bachelor selection is official.
Carrie Underwood politely obliged a 12-year-old boy's request that she give him his first kiss at a recent Louisville concert.
NBC has announced it has formally ordered fourth and fifth seasons of The Voice for 2013.
Leila Goldkuhl talks about her time on America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including how she viewed her rocky friendship with Laura James before and after watching the season's latest episode.
Lifetime has announced the premiere date for The Houstons: On Our Own, a new reality series which will follow Bobbi Kristina Brown and other loved ones left behind by Whitney Houston's sudden passing.
Bristol Palin has acknowledged she slimmed down between the time of her first Dancing with the Stars appearance and her All-Stars debut.
Pamela Anderson and Tristan MacManus won't become the latest Dancing with the Stars pair to become a couple off the dance floor despite their obvious chemistry, according to MacManus.
Tasha Marbury is reportedly in final talks to star on the upcoming fifth season of Basketball Wives.
Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars got off to a great start for retired NFL football star Emmitt Smith and professional partner Cheryl Burke.
Alexis Bellino has confirmed she's leaving Bravo's The Real Housewives of Orange County.
Amber Portwood is returning to TV for one night only.
The Amazing Race and Tom Bergeron both walked away with awards during last night's live broadcast of the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
Teresa Giudice may be getting the ax from Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey.
Breaking Amish is not what it has appeared to be.
America's Next Top Model: College Edition eliminated Leila Goldkuhl during The CW's broadcast of the nineteenth season's fifth episode Friday night.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy has announced he's leaving Dancing with the Stars.
'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' third season to premiere November 5, adding Yolanda H. FosterSeptember 21, 2012
Bravo has announced the third season of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills will premiere on November 5 at 9PM ET/PT.
Bravo has announced The Real Housewives of Atlanta's fifth season will premiere Sunday, November 4 at 9PM ET/PT.
Zane Knight finishes up talking to Reality TV World about his Survivor: Philippines experience in an exclusive interview.
Eliana Girard wraps up her discussion on So You Think You Can Dance and talks about what's to come for her in the future -- including whether she plans to join Desmond Richardson's dance company.
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp finishes talking about his So You Think You Can Dance season -- including how he hopes to be a part of the show in the future besides potentially participating as an all-star.
Zane Knight talks to Reality TV World about his quick Survivor: Philippines experience in an exclusive interview -- including which castaway he referred to as an "awesome player."
CBS has announced it has renewed Big Brother for a fifteenth season which will air next summer.
Survivor: Philippines' Matsing tribe eliminated Zane Knight, a 28-year-old tire repairman from Danville, VA, from their tribe during Wednesday night's premiere of the CBS reality series' 25th edition.
Big Brother crowned houseguest Ian Terry its fourteenth-season champion during Wednesday night's live finale broadcast of the CBS reality competition.
Eliana Girard dishes on her So You Think You Can Dance victory and overall experience -- including why having Cyrus Spencer as a partner had hindered her a bit.
Shakira will be coaching for two when she replaces Christina Aguilera on The Voice early next year.
Chehon Wespi-Tschopp talks about his So You Think You Can Dance experience and surprising victory -- including how the show helped turn him into a better performer rather than just a better dancer.
Destiny Strudwick finishes up her discussion of America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including what happened to the makeover Tyra Banks had promised her after her hair came out badly.
So You Think You Can Dance crowned female dancer Eliana Girard and male dancer Chehon Wespi-Tschopp its two ninth-season champions during Tuesday night's live finale broadcast of the Fox reality dance competition.
Bravo has revealed the identities of the 21 chefs who will be competing on Top Chef: Seattle and announced the tenth Top Chef edition will premiere Wednesday, November 7 at 10PM ET/PT.
Tori Spelling has been hospitalized due to post-delivery problems following the birth of her fourth child late last month.
Destiny Strudwick opens up about her time on America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including what her thoughts were on Kristin Kagay and her described "bitchy" personality.
Will Kirby and fiancee Erin Brodie are expecting another baby.
Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj have reportedly agreed to call off their alleged feud for American Idol's sake.
Survivor host Jeff Probst says there's a simple reason why nearly all of the returning castaways featured on the reality franchise's non-allstars editions have been men.
Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey reportedly both considered sitting on a different judging panel prior to signing on to do American Idol.
Alexis Bellino has reportedly decided to leave The Real Housewives of Orange County after appearing on the show for three seasons.
Marey Carey is insisting it's just too soon for Nicki Minaj and herself to be arguing, although reports have already surfaced claiming the new judges "went at it" their first day of taping American Idol's upcoming twelfth season on Sunday.
Louise Roe will be replacing Elle Macpherson and serving as Fashion Star's new host.
Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green will be handing their spinning chairs over to Usher and Shakira for the next season of The Voice.
Syfy has renewed its paranormal-themed reality series Haunted Collector for a third season.
Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are reportedly already causing tension on the American Idol set.
Teen Mom 2 star Kailyn Lowry has gotten engaged to boyfriend Javi Marroquin.
Kourtney Kardashian and Kim Kardashian are set to star in their first Keeping Up with the Kardashians spinoff since Kourtney and Kim Take New York.
America's Next Top Model: College Edition eliminated Destiny Strudwick during The CW's broadcast of the nineteenth season's fourth episode Friday night.
The X Factor's Thursday night episode apparently featured an even more uncomfortable exchange between the judges and contestant Don Philip than viewers got to see.
The Bachelor has reportedly settled on Sean Lowe as its choice for the franchise's upcoming seventeenth season.
American Idol's new judging panel is now official.
Darian Ellis finishes up her discussion of America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including whether she was afraid to pose nude so early on in the season.
America's Got Talent has gone to the dogs.
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola have taken the next step in their relationship.
Big Brother evicted newbie houseguest Shane Meaney during Thursday night's live eviction broadcast of the CBS reality competition's fourteenth season.
Farrah Abraham's Teen Mom spinoff is apparently a go.
Chad Johnson may be ordered to do some time in jail.
Nick Lachey and Vanessa Lachey have welcomed a son into the world.
Heidi Klum has confirmed she's dating her bodyguard Martin Kirsten but apparently isn't ready to say she's in a relationship.
Rachel Truehart talks more to Reality TV World about Bachelor Pad and dishes on some of her fellow contestants, including Nick Peterson and Michael Stagliano.
The X Factor's second season premiered on Fox last night, but Reality TV World was there when the auditions took place this summer -- read our exclusive behind-the-scenes details about what you didn't see on TV.
Big Brother evicted newbie houseguest Jenn Arroyo during Wednesday night's special eviction broadcast of the CBS reality competition's fourteenth season.
VH1 has ordered a second season of its new Hollywood Exes reality series.
America's Got Talent judge Howie Mandel has predicted which two acts he believes will most likely win the reality talent competition's seventh season, and neither of them is his favorite act.
Nick Peterson wraps up his discussion of Bachelor Pad and his bold move to keep the show's $250,000 grand prize all to himself -- including whether he believes he'll be an outcast in the Bachelor family going forward.
Rachel Truehart talks Bachelor Pad, Michael Stagliano and Nick Peterson after walking away from the show without love or money -- including what the status of her relationship is now with Michael.
Carrie Ann Inaba is a single woman again.
Darian Ellis opens up about her experience on America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including her thoughts on Maria Tucker's decision to quit and call Kelly Cutrone a c-nt.
Jael Strauss is returning to television in a manner she presumably never envisioned.
Demi Lovato and Simon Cowell continue to dish about the new season of The X Factor -- including whether more of the mentoring process will be shown on TV this time around.
Nick Peterson, who claimed all of Bachelor Pad's third-season prize money, talks about the show and his decision to keep the money -- including whether he and Rachel have reconciled and become friends again.
Chris Harrison has admitted he couldn't believe Bachelor Pad's third-season champion Nick Peterson had the courage to drop his partner Rachel Truehart and claim the show's entire $250,000 grand prize for himself.
Randy Jackson will reportedly be returning to American Idol as a judge after all.
MasterChef crowned Christine Ha its third-season winner during Monday night's finale broadcast of the Fox culinary competition for amateur home cooks.
Teen Mom stars Catelynn Lowell and fiance Tyler Baltierra have set their wedding date.
Hell's Kitchen crowned Christina Wilson, a 32-year-old chef de cuisine from Philadelphia, PA, the Fox culinary competition's tenth-season winner during Monday night's finale broadcast.
Jennifer Hudson says she has forgiven her former brother-in-law for killing three members of her family in Chicago in 2008.
Simon Cowell has admitted he and his The X Factor team weren't honest when they insisted new second-season judge Britney Spears just needed a little bathroom break when she walked off the show's set during the first day of filming.
Bachelor Pad crowned Nick Peterson and Rachel Truehart its winning couple during Monday night's finale broadcast of the third season of The Bachelor reality franchise spinoff in which 15 former bachelor and bachelorettes and five "Super Fans" competed for a $250,000 cash prize.
Fashion Star mentor Jessica Simpson says "motherhood is a dream."
Simon Cowell and new judge Demi Lovato discuss the second season of The X Factor, which premieres Wednesday night and will feature Britney Spears on the judging panel.
Rachel Reilly and Brendon Villegas have gotten married in a made-for-TV event.
Farrah Abraham is apparently ready to find love after another heartbreak, but this time, wants a man who will respect her wishes to hold off on getting physical.
The Bachelor's next star is reportedly down to only two possibilities.
America's Next Top Model: College Edition eliminated one contestant and saw another girl quit during The CW's broadcast of the nineteenth season's third episode Friday night.
Heidi Klum says she's used to Seal -- who recently accused the Project Runway star of "fornicating with the help" -- using a "unique choice of words."
Chris Harrison talk more about Bachelor Pad's third season and what viewers can expect to see unfold during Monday night's finale -- including whether Rachel Truehart's meltdown is a result of Jaclyn Swartz or Michael Stagliano's behavior.
Jessie Rabideau wraps up her discussion about America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including why she thought she didn't hit it off so well with the fans.
Big Brother evicted newbie houseguests Frank Eudy and Joe Arvin during Thursday night's special live double-eviction broadcast of the CBS reality competition's fourteenth season.
Here Comes Honey Boo Boo matriarch June Shannon is apparently laughing all the way to the bank.
Khloe Kardashian may have to begin keeping up with Simon Cowell and The X Factor.
America's Got Talent determined its three remaining seventh-season finals acts during Thursday night's live broadcast of the NBC reality talent competition series.
Bachelor Pad's third season is coming to a close, as its finale episode will air Monday night on ABC and end with either Rachel Truehart and partner Nick Peterson or Chris Bukowski and partner Sarah Newlon being crowned the winning couple.
Simon Cowell is apparently pissed off at NBC for putting an episode of The Voice directly up against Fox's Wednesday night premiere of The X Factor's second season.
So You Think You Can Dance eliminated Cole Horibe and Witney Carson and determined the ninth season's Top 4 contestants during Wednesday night's live show on Fox.
The Voice is going after The X Factor.
Kellie Pickler has a new look for a good cause.
Jessie Rabideau opens up to Reality TV World about her short-lived experience on America's Next Top Model: College Edition -- including whether she was shocked to be eliminated.
Emily Maynard and fiance Jef Holm were reportedly close to breaking up even before their alleged cheating fight.
Hell's Kitchen eliminated Dana Cohen and determined its final two tenth-season chefs during Tuesday night's broadcast of the Fox culinary competition.
Bravo has announced it has ordered a fifth season of The Rachel Zoe Project, starring celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe.
MasterChef eliminated Becky Reams and determined its final two home cooks who will compete in next week's finale during Tuesday night's broadcast of the Fox culinary competition's third season.
Arie Luyendyk Jr. has chosen the racetrack over love.
Omarosa Manigault was a fixture at fiance Michael Clarke Duncan's hospital bedside for weeks before the Hollywood actor died.
Jillian Michaels is returning to The Biggest Loser again and she'll be bringing some teenagers with her this time.
Bachelor Pad eliminated two pairs of contestants and determined its third-season's final two couples during Monday night's seventh episode of The Bachelor reality franchise spinoff.
Fox has announced it has ordered a second season of Hotel Hell.
Seal has insisted he wasn't implying Heidi Klum cheated on him with her bodyguard Martin Kristen while they were married when he recently claimed she decided to "fornicate with the help."
America's Next Top Model: College Edition eliminated Jessie Rabideau during The CW's broadcast of the nineteenth season's second episode Friday night.
Angelea Preston has given birth to a son.
Heidi Klum has denied Seal's recent claims that she cheated on him with her bodyguard Martin Kristen while the soon-to-be-divorced couple was married.