Reality TV Features & Interviews - November 2009
Nathaniel "The Big Easy" Lofton claims he correctly unscrambled the letters to spell "Franz" during a Roadblock task but was so confused by that point that he couldn't keep track of if he had already guessed it as an answer or not.
Allen Smith said he was "a little surprised" when Amanda Arlauskas cast the deciding vote against him during last night's The Biggest Loser elimination ceremony since he knows she's a strategic player like himself.
To say Donny Osmond was excited to win Dancing with the Stars' ninth season would be an understatement.
Channing Cooke says she isn't too surprised her technique was praised on So You Think You Can Dance while her lack of personality was criticized.
Since Kevin Hunte is a hip-hop dancer with very little formal training in other areas, tackling a Broadway routine during Tuesday night's So You Think You Can Dance performance episode was difficult for him.
Laura Morett claims she was surprised during last night's Tribal Council -- not because she was booted but because it took John Fincher until the re-vote to write her name down.
Laura Kirkpatrick feels Nicole Fox edged her out for the America's Next Top Model title by performing a bit better during photo shoots.
Nicole Fox claims she could read her impending America's Next Top Model victory in Tyra Banks' eyes.
Rebecca Meyer signed up for The Biggest Loser to shed weight and not to find love -- however she ended up doing both.
Joanna Krupa did better than she anticipated on Dancing with the Stars, however she thinks it still would have been nice to have a shot at the ninth-season mirror ball trophy next week.
Gary and Matt Tomljenovich felt they needed to run a flawless leg or have one of the other remaining teams falter to overcome their Speed Bump penalty.
Kelly Sharbaugh doubted Russell Hantz' ability to find another Hidden Immunity Idol so quickly.
Pauline Mata feels performing the quickstep with partner Peter Sabasino was a double-edged sword since it is often called So You Think You Can Dance's "kiss of death" but also because they received positive feedback from the judges for the routine.
Jennifer An knew that she didn't have her best photo shoot during America's Next Top Model's penultimate thirteenth-season episode, and she was right to be nervous heading into the double elimination at the judging panel.
Daniel Wright knew that since The Biggest Loser's eighth season was his second chance to compete on the NBC weight-loss series, he "absolutely" knew he would have a target on his back.
Erin Wagner feels she met the criteria Tyra Banks set for her but was still eliminated from America's Next Top Model.
Shauntina "Shay" Sorrells feels she didn't deserve any special considerations as a The Biggest Loser contestant despite Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels' assertion to the contrary during Tuesday night's episode.
Erik Cardona claims he almost played his Hidden Immunity Idol -- however it would have been out of bravado and not because he thought he was in trouble.
Tracey Yukich knew that her aggressive gameplay on The Biggest Loser would lead to her downfall.
Sundai Love feels her America's Next Top Model ouster was "shocking," however she understands why the judges decided to give her the boot.
Bianca Revels was bummed and slightly stunned to be booted from So You Think You Can Dance along with fellow tapper Phillip Attmore, however she's happy she was able to step out of her element.
Phillip Attmore said he expected to be critiqued harshly for his samba routine with partner Channing Cooke during last night's So You Think You Can Dance broadcast, however he didn't anticipate being "ripped apart" for it and subsequently eliminated.
Maria Ho and Tiffany Michelle had such a hard time completing the Detour tasks during Sunday night's The Amazing Race episode that they were willing to take a 24-hour penalty to skip them.