Reality TV People News - February 2009
Ex-'American Idol' finalist Jennifer Hudson: Performing is "like therapy"
American Idol judge Paula Abdul says that her reccent comments in which she criticized the Fox reality competition's decision to include a fourth judge on the show's judging panel were taken out of context and are referred to guest judges on the show's previous seasons, not new eighth-season judge Kara DioGuardi.
'Idol' judge Simon Cowell says cryogenic freezing comment was a joke
Kathy Griffin's life seems to be becoming less "D-List" by the day.
Reunited The Bachelor couple Charlie O'Connell and Sarah Brice have revealed that the seventh-season The Bachelor star's excessive drinking wasn't just one of the reasons the pair broke-up in 2007, it was apparently the overwhelming cause.
As if Audrina Partridge's life didn't have enough drama in it already...
The Bachelor and The Bachelorette have combined to create an off-screen love-match that has already outlasted many of their on-air relationships.
INXS says it was shocked to hear its most recent lead singer, J.D. Fortune, claim he is living in his truck after the Australian rock band fired him.
Clay Aiken has confirmed he's parted ways with RCA Records. However according to the second-season American Idol runner-up, it was his decision to end the relationship with the recording label.
Clay Aiken has reportedly been dropped by RCA Records, the label he signed with after finishing as American Idol's second-season runner-up in 2003.
Canadian singer J.D. Fortune, the winner of the competition reality show "Rock Star: INXS," says the Australian band has fired him and he's now homeless.
Survivor: Tocantins castaway Benjamin Wade has been fired from his women's soccer coaching job for not telling his college that he would be leaving his position for two months to compete on the eighteenth edition CBS reality series. However rather than being upset about his axing, the self-styled Renaissance man believes the firing has opened the door for him to now become a big movie star.
The Apprentice star Donald Trump is a grandfather again.
Jason Wahler can't put an alcohol-fueled September 2006 altercation behind him.
The long arm of the law has reportedly caught-up to Saaphyri Windsor.
Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc. returned to bankruptcy court for the third time Tuesday, to protect itself from rising debt.
Katharine McPhee has reportedly landed another big-screen role.
Jessica Langseth reportedly had a brief stint behind bars to help toughen her up for her American Idol journey.
Terminal British reality star Jade Goody vows to end life in media glare
Jade Goody of the British TV series "Big Brother" is dying of cancer and has only months to live, her publicist says.
Neither Maksim Chmerkovskiy nor his fiancee Karina Smirnoff have ascended to Dancing with the Stars' championship throne yet, however he apparently feels that their eventual children should be considered royalty.
Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and Julianne Hough were all recognized by the Academy of Country Music when nominations for its 44th annual awards show were announced on Wednesday.
Jennifer Hudson is apparently ready to hit the road for the long-haul following two high-profile performances in the span of a week.
Kara DioGuardi apparently isn't limiting her singing talents to upstaging bikini-clad American Idol wannabees.
The ongoing saga of Kristy Swanson and Lloyd Eisler may finally be coming to a close, as the Skating with Celebrities champions-turned-controversial lovebirds tied the knot on Saturday.
Former American Idol finalist Jennifer Hudson and champion Carrie Underwood both walked away as winners at The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences' 51st annual Grammy Awards ceremony on Sunday night.
Carrie Ann Inaba next couple of dances will apparently have to be solo arrangements.
A federal judge has refused to dismiss the U.S. government's tax-evasion case against two-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves, the Miami Herald reported.
David Cook wanted his debut album to come out "guns blazing." Apparently it did.
Nick "Hogan" Bollea is allowed to drive in Florida again, however he apparently didn't stick around too long to make use of his new priviledge.
Dancing with the Stars' dancing professional Karina Smirnoff says she's feeling "great" after undergoing knee surgery on Friday.
The producer of this week's Super Bowl show in Tampa, Fla., said Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson lip-synced "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the game.
After years of trying, Mandisa Hundley says she's finally winning her battle with food addiction.
Kellie Pickler is hitting the road with one of her gal pals.
Jennifer Hudson performs for first time since family member murders