Reality TV News - March 2007
"Fireballs, Bowling Balls, PiĆ±atas and Jury Seats," our episode summary for the seventh episode of Survivor: Fiji, the fourteenth edition of Survivor, written by vince3, is now available.
For the first time in four seasons and only the second in its last seven editions, ABC's long-running The Bachelor will end with its bachelor proposing to his final bachelorette.
Chris Sligh may have never had any intentions of winning American Idol's sixth season and even considered dropping out at one point, but the 28-year-old Greenville, SC native said he still felt he attained his goal for the competition.
Vincent Pastore left Dancing with the Stars' fourth season before an episode even aired on ABC, but the 60-year-old actor says he's still feeling the repercussions from his decision to even try competing.
As if being a member of the boy-band N Sync in the late 1990s wasn't bad enough, Joey Fatone was also referred to as "Fat One," a clever play on his last name. So when the 30-year-old was cast to compete on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season, he decided enough was enough.
Despite competing on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season and having an undefeated record as a professional boxer, Laila Ali is showing she's more of a lover than a fighter.
Despite not being old enough to follow his father's footsteps on the dance floor, John O'Hurley said his 3-month-old son William already has one of dad's other signature traits down pat.
Heather Mills is limiting her rehearsal time for the U.S. television show, "Dancing with the Stars" because of severe pain in her back.
Newly ousted American Idol 6 finalist Chris Sligh is taking the old adage "winning isn't everything" to the extreme.
His sitcom project with ABC might have fallen through, but former American Idol fourth season finalist Constantine Maroulis has finally found his way back onto television.
Despite his death in September 2006, famed Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin will reportedly still be there for his 8-year-old daughter Bindi when her new television series launches this June on Discovery Kids Channel.
The nine remaining runway wannabes competing on the eighth season of The CW's America's Next Top Model were transformed into men for their photo shoot during the sixth episode of the series. When it was over, Diana Zalewski, a 21-year-old college student from Garfield, NJ who was one of two "plus-sized" models in the competition, was the fifth finalist eliminated.
Those wacky Laguna Beach kids can't seem to stay out of trouble.
"Cross Dressing Divas," our episode summary for the sixth episode of America's Next Top Model - Cycle 8, the eighth edition of America's Next Top Model series, written by Belinda James, is now available.
Chris Sligh became the third finalist eliminated from American Idol's sixth season during Wednesday night's live broadcast of the Fox reality show's results show.
Not wanting an onslaught of media reports that she's romantically linked to her partner, Dancing with the Stars 4 contestant Heather Mills said she could think of one way to defuse those rumors before they could even begin to surface.
During the past three years, Jeff Probst has repeatedly made it clear that he didn't enjoy filming 2004's Survivor: All-Stars or 2006's Survivor: Panama season that featured the return of previous Survivor: Palau castaways Stephenie LaGrossa and Bobby Jon Drinkard. However he also realizes that many Survivor fans enjoy seeing familiar faces being brought back to compete as castaways.
If co-creators Bertram van Munster and Elise Doganieri think its difficult putting together a season of The Amazing Race, think of how much harder it would be if Oprah Winfrey was their boss.
The picturesque beaches and crystal-clear water that Survivor castaways are normally marooned in the middle of might soon give way to a much colder climate.
During Survivor: Fiji's pre-season interviews, Survivor host Jeff Probst certainly seemed to imply that he liked the "all or nothing" living conditions twist that the long-running reality show used for its currently airing fourteenth edition.
The Top 10 finalists on American Idol's sixth season performed live last night and celebrated music that inspired former ska queen and current pop princess Gwen Stefani.
Concerns about potential juror bias delayed the start of jury selection in a Bahamian inquest into the death of Anna Nicole Smith's son.
Supermodel Paulina Porizkova and her partner Alec Mazo were the first couple eliminated from Dancing with the Stars' fourth season during last night's live results show on ABC.
Foul-mouthed British chef Gordon Ramsay will be in the kitchen a little earlier then was originally scheduled this summer -- Fox has announced that the third season of Hell's Kitchen will now make its premiere on Monday, June 4 at 9PM ET/PT, three weeks earlier than the network had previously announced.
"This Race is on Standby," our episode summary for the sixth episode of The Amazing Race: All-Stars, the eleventh edition of The Amazing Race, written by michel, is now available.
ABC's Dancing with the Stars 4 and Fox's American Idol 6 can't seem to get away from each other on-screen, and the same can apparently be said for the reality competition shows' participants.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the seventh episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has announced that Project Runway has won the organization's Outstanding Reality Program award, which was presented at the 18th Annual GLAAD Media Awards ceremony on Monday night in New York.
The Real Housewives of Orange County isn't a reality competition series, but one of its stars is using the fame she's garnered from the Bravo show to launch a music career.
TV Land has announced that it has ordered 35 and Beyond Super Model Search, a new America's Next Top Model-like reality series that will hunt for runway wannabes who are older than those normally featured on television and in magazines.
TV Land has announced that its revival of High School Reunion -- a reality series that previously aired three editions on the now defunct The WB -- will premiere Wednesday, August 8.
ABC has announced the identities of the 25 women who will compete for the affection of U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin on the tenth edition of The Bachelor, titled Officer and a Gentleman, which is scheduled to premiere on Monday, April 2 at 9:45PM ET/PT.
First this week's performance episode received some extra minutes, now some of American Idol's upcoming results shows are reportedly getting the same treatment.
While American Idol producer Ken Warwick said last week that the national songwriting contest the show had planned to use to determine the tune sung by the Top 2 during the series' May 23 finale was on the "back burner," his fellow producer said the concept isn't completely cold.
Looking at the news, viewers may think there the ones being Punk'd.
While banter between host Ryan Seacrest and judge Simon Cowell has seemed unusually witty during American Idol's sixth season, executive producer Nigel Lythgoe insists Idol remains an unscripted television series.
First it was reported that The X Factor judge Sharon Osbourne was being imported from Britain for the upcoming second season of America's Got Talent. Now it looks like American Idol judge Randy Jackson might get exported to the U.K. to serve as a critic on The X Factor.
Of all the words critics could use to describe American Idol, executive producer Nigel Lythgoe said racist isn't one of them.
At 53 and 54 respectively, married parents Teri and Ian Pollack were the oldest team competing in CBS' The Amazing Race: All-Stars. While they finished second on The Amazing Race's third season, some flight misfortune in Africa sent them packing as the fifth team eliminated from All-Stars.
Anna Nicole Smith's death was accidental, caused by combined drug toxicity, the Broward County, Fla., Medical Examiner said Monday.
Cousins Mirna Hindoyan and Charla Baklayan Faddoul continued their "Romber" impression during the sixth leg of The Amazing Race: All-Stars, winning their second leg in a row during last night's broadcast before married parents Teri and Ian Pollack were the fifth team eliminated from the reality competition series.
Laura Osnes and Max Crumm are the ones America wants to play the leads of Sandy Dumbrowski and Danny Zuko in this summer's Broadway revival of Grease.
The fourth person to lose a chance to become America's Next Top Model surprisingly was Felicia, who the girls affectionately called Baby Tyra. In this exclusive interview we will find out if being called baby Tyra got her booted off the show and why Mr. Jay may have given her the wrong impression that she was doing well. Keep reading to find out all the juicy details!
Project Runway judge Nina Garcia gave birth over the weekend to what should be a well-dressed baby, as she and her husband David Conrod reportedly welcomed their first child together, Lucas Alexander Conrod.
Dancing with the Stars producers may want to start checking fourth season contestant Heather Mills for duct tape or super glue, as the former British model has reportedly bet that her prosthetic left leg will stay on throughout the reality competition series.
One would assume that the runway wannabes competing on America's Next Top Model's eighth season could catch some flak for wearing fur.
"I'll Train My Puppy If You Train Rocky," our episode summary for the sixth episode of Survivor: Fiji, the fourteenth edition of Survivor, written by kircon, is now available.
More than 8,000 young women auditioned for season 9 of "America's Next Top Model" in New York City.
British entertainment mogul Simon Cowell says when it comes time for him to get the hook he'll take it like a man.
Every once in a while, people get that sinking feeling in their stomach indicating something bad is about to happen. Unfortunately for Stephanie Edwards, she got that feeling following her Tuesday night performance on American Idol.
If you think NBC's Friday Night Lights really portrays high-school football in America, coach Rush Propst would say you've taken too many hits to the helmet.
The Food Network has announced production on the tentatively-titled The Next Iron Chef of America, a new reality talent search that will scour the country for some of the best culinary minds the 50 states have to offer.
The sixth season of American Idol currently has a lot on its plate, which might spell an end for the national songwriting contest the show had planned to use to determine the tune sung by the Top 2 during the series' May 23 finale.
Revealing what caused Anna Nicole Smith to die will "provide some resolution" in the matter, the Seminole, Fla., police said.
A Bahamian attorney filed a court summons against Howard K. Stern, seeking to evict him from the house he and Anna Nicole Smith occupied, it was reported.
The Real Cancun was a box office bust for Bunim-Murray Productions in 2003, but that's not stopping the reality TV production company from trying again.
The Sci Fi Channel has announced production on the tentatively-titled Derren Brown Project, a reality series the will feature the popular British mentalist picking part and playing with the thoughts of everyday people.
Although the fourth season of Dancing with the Stars went out of its way to try waltz out of the same time periods as the sixth season of American Idol, Fox -- clearly having other ideas -- has decided to go out of its way to try and step on ABC's toes.
The Sci Fi Channel has announced that it has extended Ghost Hunters' third season and renewed the reality show for a fourth season.
In a move would seem to mark an acknowledgement that the once groundmaking reality series has lost its way and devolved into little more than several months of drunken partying, fights and hookups in recent seasons; MTV's The Real World has announced a "back to basics" approach to the casting of its upcoming twentieth edition.
The 10 remaining runway wannabes competing on the eighth season of The CW's America's Next Top Model brought some life to a morbid photo shoot during the fourth episode of the reality competition series. When it was over, although the judges thought all the girls had excelled at the shoot, Felicia Provost, a 19-year-old sales associate from Houston, TX, was the fourth finalist eliminated.
Janice Dickinson has presumably been banned from numerous venues throughout her life, but never one this close to her heart.
"Living Dead Strike A Pose," our episode summary for the fifth episode of America's Next Top Model - Cycle 8, the eighth edition of America's Next Top Model series, written by Belinda James, is now available.
The Bachelor, Dancing with the Stars, and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition have joined fellow ABC reality shows Supernanny and Wife Swap in receiving early renewals for the 2007-2008 television season. The renewals were announced as part of a Thursday announcement in which the network disclosed that it had given early 2007-2008 season pick-ups to 14 television series.
Already a popular Simon Cowell-like critic on Cowell's popular Idol-like The X-Factor British reality competition series, Sharon Osbourne may be taking her expertise as a talent scout across the Atlantic.
Stephanie Edwards was the second finalist from the sixth season of Fox' American Idol to be eliminated from the reality competition series during Wednesday night's live results show.
Anna Nicole Smith's baby and Larry Birkhead, Smith's ex-lover claiming to be the girl's father, gave DNA samples at a Bahaman doctor's office, it was reported.
U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin proved during the wrap party for ABC's The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman that he's more than just a pretty face.
Before former The Rebel Billionaire runner-up Sarah Blakely appeared on the 2004 Fox reality series, she was already known as the creator of Spanx footless pantyhose. Now ABC's American Inventor is going to give Blakely the opportunity to critique the creations of other inventors.
The debut of the fourth edition of Dancing with the Stars helped ABC waltz its way into the No. 1 ratings spot on Monday night and also delivered the reality competition series best-ever season premiere results.
The Top 11 finalists on the sixth season of American Idol performed live last night -- celebrating the music of the British Invasion -- an influx of rock and roll, beat and pop performers from the United Kingdom who became popular in the United States during the mid-1960s.
"Hey Dude? Where's the Jokes?," our episode summary for the fifth episode of The Amazing Race: All-Stars, the eleventh edition of The Amazing Race, written by Breezy, is now available.
A judge in Nassau, Bahamas, Tuesday ordered DNA samples from Anna Nicole Smith's daughter, Dannilynn, and Howard K. Stern for testing, it was reported.
Despite The Bachelor's less than stellar match-making record, U.S. Navy Lieutenant Andy Baldwin says he's a believer in the ABC reality show's ability to help two people find true love.
A Florida judge in the Anna Nicole Smith case faces a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge after being arrested for allegedly smoking pot in a park.
Tori Spelling and husband Dean McDermott's new inn just got a little more crowded, as the couple recently welcomed their first child.
The moms of the three remaining suitors paid a visit, while Sister Patterson tried to pay one of the suitors during last night's penultimate episode of VH1's I Love New York. When it was over, Tiffany "New York" Pollard revealed the final two men who will compete for her heart.
Former Dancing with the Stars contestant Shanna Moakler blew-out some birthday candles this past weekend and re-ignited the flame with her estranged husband Travis Barker.
The last place you'd expect to find Nicole Richie and Paris Hilton are at fat camp. But that's just where they'll be spending part of the upcoming fifth season of E!'s The Simple Life.
After years of hiding behind demonic face paint, former KISS frontman and guitarist Gene Simmons has received an upgrade.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the sixth episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
Hotel security in the Bahamas detained a woman who allegedly has been following Larry Birkhead, Anna Nicole Smith's ex-lover, a report said Monday.
Normally it's the American Idol women who share their weight-loss tips, but fifth-season winner Taylor Hicks has some dietary advice as well.
The seven teams remaining on CBS' The Amazing Race : All-Stars flew from South America to Africa during the fifth leg of the race. And while The Amazing Race 7 winners Uchenna and Joyce Agu were the last team to arrive at the fifth leg's Pit Stop during Sunday night's broadcast, they were happy to learn it was a non-elimination leg.
The two remaining Dannys and two remaining Dannys performed for the final time during Sunday night's live penultimate episode of NBC's Grease: You're the One that I Want, which also saw two more hopefuls get sent packing from the reality competition series.
Simon Cowell is ready to enter the world of scripted television.
After previously announcing that it would debut on May 16, Fox has now announced that On the Lot, Mark Burnett and Steven Spielberg's new American Idol-like movie-making reality competition series, will now premiere with two one-hour audition episodes on Tuesday, May 22 at 9PM ET/PT and Thursday, May 24 at 9PM ET/PT.
Two-time Dancing with the Stars champ Cheryl Burke is excited, and it's not just because she's ready to defend her crown on the upcoming fourth season of the ABC reality competition series. Instead, the 22-year-old professional dancer is basking in the enjoyment of her relationship with Matthew Lawrence, the younger brother of Joey Lawrence, Burke's former third season competitor.
The third person to lose the chance at becoming America's Next Top Model is Cassandra, the 24 year old from Seattle, Washington. In an exclusive interview, we find out why all the girls came to her for comfort and how she felt about posing nude.
TLC is giving What Not to Wear co-host Stacy London her own talk show? Shut Up!
Given the military background of its star -- Andy Baldwin, a 30-year-old U.S. Navy Lieutenant and undersea medical officer stationed in Pearl Harbor, HI -- one would assume the premiere episode of the tenth season of The Bachelor would be more timely.
The photographer who claims to have fathered Anna Nicole Smith's baby, Larry Birkhead, says he feels "really good" about the Bahamas custody hearing.
Some hopefuls claim to be shocked when eliminated from American Idol -- but not freshly ousted Brandon Rogers -- who was the first finalist sent packing from the sixth season of the reality competition series during Wednesday night's live results.
For Simon Cowell, American Idol means one thing and one thing only.
While it may only be a minimum-security prison, it's not like original Survivor winner Richard Hatch is lounging around naked on the beaches of Panama.
With the second season of Work Out ready to premiere on Bravo, one would assume that Sky Sport & Spa owner Jackie Warner should be pumped. However in early January one of her trainers, 44-year-old Doug Blasdell, died suddenly, casting a somber cloud over what is usually an energetic series.
Think there's an unspoken attraction between American Idol judges Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul?
Bob Guiney thinks the future is bright for recently eliminated American Idol 6 finalist Brandon Rogers -- and after turning an unsuccessful appearance on ABC's The Bachelorette into a starring role on the fourth season of The Bachelor, he probably should know.
VH1 has announced the premiere of Flavor of Love Girls: Charm School starring Mo'Nique, a new reality competition series that will feature 13 of Flava Flav's spurned former Flavor of Love suitors attempting to transform from foul-mouthed floozies into respectable ladies. Originally announced by VH1 in early November, Charm School is scheduled to premiere on Sunday, April 15 at 10PM ET/PT.
ABC has announced the premiere of National Bingo Night, a new television show based on the popular pastime regularly played at numerous nursing homes, church halls and casinos across the country. The six-episode series is scheduled to premiere on Friday, May 18 at 9PM ET/PT following the season finale of America's Funniest Home Videos.
An attorney for Magdaleno Olmos -- a former assistant production accountant who filed a lawsuit accusing American Idol 4 hopeful Mario Vazquez of sexual harassment and alleging Idol fired him once he reported it -- says that despite Vazquez' public comments claiming otherwise, he believes Vazquez did not willingly choose to withdraw from the reality show's fourth season.
Bravo has announced the cast and premiere of Shear Genius, a new Project Runway and Top Chef-like reality competition series that will pit hairstylists against one another to see who can create the most fashionable coiffure.
A&E has announced that it is developing Good in the Hood, a new reality series produced by rapper and actor Ice Cube that explores stories of personal redemption. Good in the Hood will feature real people who have "pulled themselves back from the edge" as they attempt to right the lives of others they care for who also need to be saved.
The 11 remaining runway wannabes competing on the eighth season of The CW's America's Next Top Model each received a makeover and participated in a nude photo shoot during the third episode of the reality competition series. And when it was over, Cassandra Watson, a 24-year-old college student from Seattle, WA, was the third girl eliminated.
"Tyra Cuts All Eleven!!!," our episode summary for the fourth episode of America's Next Top Model - Cycle 8, the eighth edition of America's Next Top Model series, written by Belinda James, is now available.
Brandon Rogers was the first finalist from the sixth season of Fox' American Idol to be eliminated from the reality competition series during Wednesday night's live results show.
"It's Not The End Of The World," our episode summary for the fourth episode of The Amazing Race: All-Stars, the eleventh edition of The Amazing Race, written by Jims02, is now available.
Celebrities start your engines!
The 11 celebrities competing on the fourth season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars will find out quickly that practice makes perfect -- and when the series premieres on Monday, March 19 at 8PM ET/PT -- viewers will see that less practice yields less than perfect performances.
ABC has announced its launching a nationwide search to find original creations for the second season of American Inventor, a reality series created by Simon Cowell and the producers of American Idol that looks to find the country's next great invention.
Similar to what other cable networks like Bravo, VH1, A&E, and E! have done in recent years, Court TV has announced that it plans to undergo a "major branding initiative" that will shift its programming focus to "emphasizing real-life stories."
The Top 12 finalists on the sixth season of American Idol performed live for the first time last night, celebrating the music and career of Motown legend Diana Ross.
Ryan Seacrest and Simon Cowell seemed to be part of a comedy routine instead of a reality competition series during Tuesday night's live performance episode featuring American Idol's sixth-season finalists.
The three remaining Sandys and three remaining Dannys performed during Sunday night's live episode of NBC's Grease: You're the One that I Want, and for the second time in two weeks, the show's judges and home viewers disagreed in their decision of which hopeful to eliminate.
Throughout her 21 year career, American Idol judge Paula Abdul said she's "never had so much bulls**t" written about her as what's currently circulating in the media. But during a interview published on Entertainment Weekly's website on Friday, she revealed at least one other person who's had it worse -- Antonella Barba.
Jared Cotter said he was "shocked" upon learning he was eliminated from the sixth season of American Idol on the cusp of the finals. But how shocked could he have really been?
A California judge said the companion of the late Anna Nicole Smith may be forced to give DNA in the paternity case of Smith's daughter, lawyers said Tuesday.
A raid at the wrong house filmed during the short-lived "Armed & Famous" reality show may prompt a lawsuit against Muncie, Ind., police and city officials.
After previously telling the media that she didn't want to talk about the provocative photos that surfaced during her recently concluded American Idol journey, Antonella Barba has apparently had a change of heart.
Actor David Gest reportedly is in negotiations to be a judge on the British talent show "The X Factor," replacing Louis Walsh who was fired.
Getting a behind-the-scenes look at the world of NASCAR can be a dangerous venture.
A&E has announced the premiere of the second season of Gene Simmons Family Jewels, a reality series that follows the legendary Kiss front-man and his unconventional family. The series is scheduled to premiere with back-to-back half-hour episodes on Sunday, March 25 beginning at 9PM ET/PT.
An online site is taking bets on whether former British model Heather Mills' prosthetic leg will come off during the U.S. TV's "Dancing With The Stars."
One of the four remaining suitors on VH1's I Love New York actually dropped the "L" bomb -- while another dropped the "F' bomb -- on Tiffany "New York" Pollard during last night's episode before she revealed the top three men from whom she'll choose her Prince Charming.
When Mario Vazquez withdrew from the fourth season of American Idol due to "personal reasons," it left viewers wondering why the popular finalist cut his journey on the Fox mega-hit short. Now, two years later, another reason for Vazquez' departure may be forthcoming.
NBC has announced that begun production on an American adaptation of The Baby Borrowers, a British reality series that follows five teenage couples as they try to play house and become caring parents over the course of a month.
ABC has announced that the second season of American Inventor, a reality series created by Simon Cowell and the producers of American Idol that looks to find the country's next great invention, will premiere
Wednesday, June 6 at 9PM ET/PT.
ABC has announced the premiere of The Next Best Thing: Who is the Greatest Celebrity Impersonator?, a new reality series that will search to find America's best celebrity impersonators.
Ambitious fashion designers across the country should ready their needles and thimbles, as Bravo has finally announced the nationwide casting call for the fourth season of its Emmy-nominated reality competition series Project Runway.
A&E has announced the premiere of the third season of Flip This House, a reality series that follows three real-estate moguls as they buy homes and quickly renovate them before flipping them for a profit.
Jennifer Hudson proved once again to be a dream girl, winning the Entertainer of the Year honor at the 21st annual Soul Train Music Awards in Pasadena, Calif.
After easily winning the first three legs, Rob and Amber Mariano were surprisingly the fourth team eliminated from CBS' The Amazing Race: All-Stars. On Monday, the 30-year-old Rob and 28-year-old Amber talked to Reality TV World about the abrupt end to their All-Stars journey; how they align and lie to their advantage; as well as what's next in their careers as professional reality television stars.
Antonella Barba's elimination might have been the big news, but Thursday night's sixth season American Idol live results show also saw the Fox reality series send three other semifinalists hopefuls home.
Rob and Amber Mariano went from first to worst during the fourth leg of CBS' The Amazing Race: All-Stars, and the team that everyone else seemed to fear was abruptly eliminated from the reality competition series at the end of Sunday night's broadcast.
Was Dancing with the Stars veteran Louis van Amstel not given a celebrity partner for the series' upcoming fourth season because he's too short or because he's a diva?
"Rocky XIV: Love Many, Trust Few, Do Wrong to No One," our episode summary for the fifth episode of Survivor: Fiji, the fourteenth edition of Survivor, written by PepeLePew13, is now available.
The Broward County, Fla., medical examiner said he wanted to examine another piece of evidence before announcing the cause of Anna Nicole Smith's death.
Despite being freed from American Idol policies that restricted her from meeting with the media and discussing her provocative photo scandal while she was still competing on the show, newly eliminated sixth season Idol semifinalist Antonella Barba still doesn't have much to say about the pictures that have heated up the Internet recently. At least not yet.
MTV has announced the premiere of Taquita & Kaui, a new reality series that will follow the two former Making the Band 3 hopefuls as they attempt to give showbiz another try, this time in Las Vegas. The series is scheduled to premiere on Monday, April 2 at 10:30PM ET/PT.
Who would have thought recycling could be so entertaining?
The sixth season of American Idol revealed its 12 finalists during last night's live results show, which also saw 20-year-old Point Pleasant, NJ native Antonella Barba finally be sent home by viewers.
Apparently on a philanthropic kick, American Idol judge Simon Cowell has signed on with PETA to create a new public service announcement informing viewers of the dangers of leaving dogs in hot vehicles.
For the first time ever, American Idol is going to be about more than just the music.
While it's yet to fly off, Heather Mills' prosthetic leg has reportedly been giving the 38-year-old blisters as she trains to compete on the upcoming fourth season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars.
Carphone Warehouse said it ended its $5.8 million sponsorship of "Celebrity Big Brother," the British show stung last season by charges of racism.
Last night, the 11 remaining runway wannabes on the eighth season of The CW's America's Next Top Model went back to high school to learn how to work the catwalk during the second episode of the reality competition series. And when it was over, Samantha Francis, a 19-year-old sales associate from Pinson, AL, was the second girl eliminated.
A writer and producer is reportedly claiming that reality television producer Mark Burnett was part of an alleged conspiracy to steal her idea for Rock Star: INXS, which aired on CBS in the summer of 2005.
Bravo has announced the premiere of the second season of Work Out, a reality series that follows the personal and professional lives of several trainers working at Sky Sport & Spa in Beverly Hills, CA.
Should Antonella Barba's American Idol journey come to an end, the 20-year-old Point Pleasant, NJ native apparently won't have to look too hard for work.
The Broward County, Fla., medical examiner said he knows what caused Anna Nicole Smith's death but won't reveal it so police can finish their investigation.
Seemingly anticipating that Antonella Barba's American Idol journey would be coming to an end during Thursday night's live results show, Simon Cowell commended the 20-year-old Point Pleasant, NJ native for continuing to perform despite the emergence of numerous provocative photos of her on the Internet in recent weeks.
"Bumper Broads," our episode summary for the third episode of America's Next Top Model - Cycle 8, the eighth edition of America's Next Top Model series, written by Belinda James, is now available.
It looks as if Alex Angarita will need to use his knowledge as an attorney more than the survival skills he learned as a castaway on CBS' Survivor: Fiji.
"It's Been a Nerve Wracking Day," our episode summary for the third episode of The Amazing Race: All-Stars, the eleventh edition of The Amazing Race, written by dajaki, is now available.
If the "American Idol" gig flames out for her, New Jersey's Antonella Barba apparently can just walk on over to the wild side without skipping a beat.
Rosie O'Donnell called American Idol's 2003 decision to disqualify second season semifinalist Frenchie Davis but allow current sixth season semifinalist Antonella Barba to remain on Idol "racist" during Tuesday's broadcast of The View -- a sentiment that apparently didn't sit too well with Idol, which responded by revoking the ABC talk show's permission to air video clips of the Fox reality competition series.
Several former reality TV contestants are making their mark in the world of country music.
A&E has announced the premiere of the second season of Driving Force, a reality series that follows drag-racing legend John Force and his hot-rod loving family as they look to further their reputation in the NHRA. The second season of Driving Force is scheduled to premiere on Tuesday, March 27 at 10PM ET/PT on A&E.
Ashton Kutcher is apparently ready to challenge Mark Burnett as the king of reality television.
Never one to shy away from what he really thinks, American Idol judge Simon Cowell set his sights on both Season 5 winner Taylor Hicks and recent Oscar-winning Dreamgirls star Jennifer Hudson last Thursday night at the 24th Annual Paley Festival at the Directors Guild of America in West Hollywood.
A California judge has thrown out an allegation made by five orphaned siblings who claimed that ABC Television broke a contract to provide them a permanent home after their March 2005 appearance on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, The Associated Press reported on Saturday.
Gary "Papa Smurf" Stritesky survived both a tour of Vietnam and work as a taxi cab driver -- but the 55-year-old couldn't make it as a castaway on CBS' Survivor: Fiji -- as the Ramsey, MN school bus driver was evacuated from his plush Moto camp during last Thursday night's broadcast due to medical reasons.
It will be tough for Jason Wahler to pick-up women and get loaded with his buddies from behind bars, which is exactly where he's heading. On Tuesday, a Los Angeles court sentenced the former Laguna Beach and The Hills star to two months in jail for the beating of two men.
Reality TV World's commmunity spoiler sleuths' 'State of the Spoiling' summary for the fifth episode of Survivor: Fiji is now available.
It looks as if Prince Lorenzo Borghese is officially unlucky in love. Or perhaps just indecisive.
The five remaining guys on VH1's I Love New York received a surprise visit from their ex-girlfriends during Monday night's episode before Tiffany "New York" Pollard sent another packing in her quest to find the right man.
NBC has announced that talk show host and reality television veteran Jerry Springer will host America's Got Talent, the variety-talent competition that showcases performers from across the country and let's America choose the winner, when the reality competition series returns for a second season this summer.
Jennifer Hudson found herself in familiar surroundings last Thursday night when she paid a surprise visit to the Top 20 semifinalists competing on the sixth season of American Idol.
The Beatles, The Who, The Doors... The Donald?
Former disqualified American Idol 2 semifinalist Frenchie Davis is crying foul over the fact that Idol's producers are allowing sixth season finalist Antonella Barba to remain in the mega-hit Fox reality competition series despite the emergence of numerous provocative photos of the 20-year-old Point Pleasant, NJ native.
Still beaming from the two Grammys she took home in mid-Frebruary, American Idol 4 winner Carrie Underwood is scheduled to perform live on the sixth season of the Fox mega-hit this Thursday, March 8 at 8PM ET when the 16 remaining semifinalists are narrowed to 12 finalists.
The four remaining Dannys performed during Sunday night's live episode of NBC's Grease: You're the One that I Want, and for the first time in three weeks, the show's judges and home viewers disagreed in their decision of which Sandy to eliminate.
"Yes, We'll Sell You Up the River for Luxury," our episode summary for the fourth episode of Survivor: Fiji, the fourteenth edition of Survivor, written by Cyndimaus, is now available.
Filming for the repeatedly delayed fifth season of The Simple Life was anything but simple for co-star Nicole Richie when she was briefly hospitalized for dehydration last Friday, People reported on Saturday.
Oscar-winning "Dreamgirls" actress Jennifer Hudson said in an interview in Burbank, Calif., she wanted to do the Jackie Robinson story.
Anna Nicole Smith's baby daughter, Dannielynn, is "doing fine" and is growing, said her caregiver in the Bahamas.
Bobby Brown's broadcasting gig ended as a Washington radio station rescinded its offer to pay his back child support so he could be released from jail.
Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump, "The Donald's" two oldest children, are set to share their "secrets" for getting rich in invitation-only seminars.
A Bahamian court considered a request to exhume the body of Daniel Smith, son of the late Anna Nicole Smith, for reburial in Texas, where Smith was born.
It was a thrill for reality television aficionados David Conley Jr. and his wife Mary when they competed on the tenth season of The Amazing Race, so imagine how they must have felt when they learned they'd be giving it another go during the currently airing All-Stars edition. While they may have been the third team eliminated during The Amazing Race's eleventh installment, they have no regrets.
An agreement between two men claiming to be the father of Anna Nicole Smith's baby would be for the best, the sister of one said in a New York interview.
Shaquille O'Neal is an NBA star, rapper, veteran of several movies and even a reserve police officer. Now the 7 foot, 300-plus pound O'Neal will reportedly try his hand at reality television.
Rob and Amber Mariano impressively won their third straight leg at the end of Sunday night's broadcast of The Amazing Race: All-Stars on CBS -- but their victory meant another team's defeat, as David Conley Jr. and his wife Mary were the third team eliminated from the eleventh installment of reality competition series.
Days after fellow former fifth season American Idol finalist Katharine McPhee went on television to pronounce that her breasts are real, Kellie Pickler apparently isn't planning on making any similar attempts to address speculation about her own seemingly more buxom bosom.
John Ratzenberger, best known for portraying Cliff Claven on the sitcom Cheers, will replace The Sopranos actor Vincent Pastore on the upcoming fourth season of Dancing with the Stars, ABC announced on Good Morning America Friday.
Flowers aren't the only thing to blossom in the spring, as the new season also means the birth of several new reality series, as well as the return of some old favorites that were in hibernation. The following is Reality TV World's 2007 Reality TV Winter Preview, highlighting all of the shows that will be premiering in coming weeks as well as where and when to tune in.
A pink shroud of feathers, ribbons and rhinestones draped the casket of Anna Nicole Smith in the Bahamas church where friends and family said goodbye Friday.
SoapNet has ordered a fourth season of I Wanna Be a Soap Star -- and for the first time, the winner of the Disney-owned cable network's reality competition series will appear on a non-ABC soap, Daily Variety reported on Friday.
Despite stiff competition from other networks, the special two-hour premiere of the eighth season of America's Next Top Model on The CW was the reality competition series highest-rated premiere ever in both several key demographics and overall viewers.
The 16 semifinalists on the sixth season of Fox' American Idol were revealed during last night's live results show -- but it wasn't without a few surprises -- as 20-year-old Point Pleasant, NJ native Antonella Barba survived despite both a poor singing performance and the emergence of numerous provocative photos that have captured viewer's attention over the past two weeks.
"Same Old Soup with International Flavor," our episode summary for the special two-hour back-to-back debut episodes of America's Next Top Model - Cycle 8, the eighth edition of America's Next Top Model series, written by Belinda James, is now available.
Big sister beat little brother on USA Network's live fifth-season finale of Nashville Star, as Angela Hacker, a 29-year-old mother from Florence, AL, defeated her brother Zac Hacker, a 23-year-old from Florence, AL.
The memorial service and burial of Anna Nicole Smith in the Bahamas will be private but "over the top," a friend of the late model said.
Season five champ Taylor Hicks is hoping he's not the first American Idol winner to see his debut album sell less than a million copies.
According to Chris Daughtry, appearing as a finalist on the fifth season of Fox's American Idol was both a blessing and a curse.
Hoping to cash-in on the success of other weight-loss competition series, such as NBC's The Biggest Loser and VH1's Celebrity Fit Club, ABC has reportedly signed a deal for an American version of Too Big to Walk?, a British reality series.
The 13 aspiring runway walkers on the eighth edition of The CW's America's Next Top Model participated in their first photo shoot during Wednesday night's two-hour premiere episode. And when it was over, Kathleen DuJour, a 20-year-old hairstylist from Brooklyn, NY, was the first girl eliminated from the reality competition series.
Upcoming fourth season Dancing with the Stars competitor Heather Mills doesn't seem too concerned that her prosthetic leg will affect her performance.
Formally confirming reports that began emerging earlier this week, NBC has announced that it has signed former Spice Girl Victoria "Posh Spice" Beckham to a reality TV show deal that will give viewers an inside look at her "glamorous life" with soccer-star husband David Beckham.