Reality TV People News - October 2008
Canadian-born, former teen idol Corey Haim has announced he is engaged to horror movie actress Tiffany Shepis.
Josiah Leming can't seem to catch a break.
Jaime Dugan and Erik Huffman's upcoming wedding will apparently also double as a Survivor: China reunion of sorts.
Cloris Leachman, the latest castoff from "Dancing with the Stars," said she has been asked to star in the Broadway musical version of "Young Frankenstein."
Dancing with the Stars professional dancer and country singer Julianne Hough underwent successful ovarian cyst and appendix removal surgery on Tuesday.
Carrie Underwood may have some new competition for PETA's 2009 "world's sexiest female celebrity vegetarian" title -- fellow former American Idol finalist and country singer Kellie Pickler, who has revealed that she also became a vegetarian recently.
Warner Bros. Records has announced that former American Idol 7 contestant Josiah Leming has completed work on his debut album and will embark on a nine-city mini-tour in support of it beginning in November.
Police seek clues in slayings of ex-'Idol' Jennifer Hudson's relatives
Carrie Underwood has reportedly found herself a new bachelor.
Triple tragedy leaves ex-'Idol' Jennifer Hudson's career at crossroads
Police: Child's body found in SUV is Jennifer Hudson's nephew
A new addition to the family apparently isn't the only thing on the horizon for Trista and Ryan Sutter.
Dancing with the Stars professional Julianne Hough is reportedly suffering from something more serious than just a "bad stomach."
Duane "Dog" Chapman and his bounty-hunting kin are apparently waging a legal battle with the Krutonog family.
Jennifer Hudson's family had refused to allow fame to alter their lives
The FBI has joined the search for the nephew of Jennifer Hudson, one day after the actress-singer's mother and brother were slain, Chicago police say.
The 20-year-old boyfriend of Miley Cyrus is living with the teen U.S. pop sensation and her family in their California home, a source alleges.
Former 'Idol' Jennifer Hudson's mother and brother found murdered
Money apparently won't be an issue when Jaime Dugan and Erik Huffman tie the knot next year.
'American Idol' champion Carrie Underwood immortalized in wax
Former The Bachelor star Matt Grant has apparently found love again.
Julianne Hough's Tuesday night ambulance ride to the hospital was apparently nothing serious.
Former Hogan Knows Best star Nick "Hogan" Bollea was released from jail early Tuesday morning.
Dancing with the Stars judge Len Goodman is denying he is leaving Strictly Come Dancing, the original British edition of the hit ABC reality dance competition.
U.S. actress Brooke Burke bruised her foot while rehearsing the jitterbug with her professional partner Derek Hough for "Dancing with the Stars," ABC said.
Although she already had a lengthy substance abuse history before competing on American Idol's first season, Nikki McKibbin says she now believes Simon Cowell's frank judging feedback contributed to her subsequent drug and alcohol addictions.
Musician Travis Barker was released Friday from the Grossman Burn Center in Sherman Oaks, Calif., Interscope Records announced.
After watching the show's professional dancers develop some family-rivalry subplots over the last few seasons, Dancing with the Stars' producers had apparently been hoping to do something similar with this fall's seventh-season celebrity cast.
U.S. Supreme Court rejects 'Survivor' winner Richard Hatch's appeal
The Hills are alive, with the sound of an unlikely reunion.
The Bachelorette couple Trista and Ryan Sutter have announced that they are expecting their second child.
American Idol champions Carrie Underwood and Jordin Sparks and fifth-season finalist Chris Daughtry have all received 2008 American Music Awards nominations.
Former Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker used the Internet to thank his fans for supporting his recovery from injuries suffered in a South Carolina plane crash.
Hollywood actress Cloris Leachman has been named the 2009 grand marshal of the Tournament of Roses festivities, organizers announced Friday.
Actress Nikki Blonsky and TV personality Bianca Golden are offering vastly different accounts regarding their summer brawl at a Caribbean airport.
Tiffany Pollard is showing off her "New York" attitude.
'The Girls Next Door's Hugh Hefner confirms Holly Madison breakup
Kellie Pickler's new album is on the charts and in quite a familiar place.
Despite her cheery image and care-free demeanor, former American Idol finalist Kellie Pickler says she spent last year battling depression and anti-depressant pill reactions that resulted from a series of personal problems.
After apparently being passed on by 19 Management, David Archuleta has signed a management contract with Azoff Management.
Derek Hough's relationship with former Dancing with the Stars partner and current girlfriend Shannon Elizabeth has been going so well that it had led to Hough -- and his band -- moving into the actress's Hollywood Hills home.
Ex-'Meet the Barkers' star Travis Barker: "I'm just thankful to be alive!"
Misty May-Treanor is on the mend.
Taylor Hicks has set a release date for his next album.
"Princess P" now stands for "Princess Parent," as Paris Bennett gave birth to a baby girl on Monday afternoon in Minneapolis, MN.
Professional dancer Tony Dovolani has shared his dance floor with soap opera legend Susan Lucci while they dance as a couple in this season's Dancing with the Stars.
Despite winning the fourth-season of So You Think You Can Dance, Joshua Allen apparently has his eyes set on another career: singing.
LaKisha Jones has gotten married.
"American Idol" singer LaKisha Jones says she is "excited" about her upcoming wedding to financial adviser Larry Davis in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Two-time Indianapolis 500 winner and former Dancing with the Stars champion Helio Castroneves pleaded not guilty to tax evasion and tax fraud charges on Friday.
Imprisoned original Survivor winner Richard Hatch may soon have a new bunkmate.
Country music stars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood have been named co-hosts of the upcoming "42nd annual CMA Awards" in Nashville, ABC announced Thursday.
American Idol runner-up David Archuleta has decided to try his hand at acting.