Reality TV People News - May 2007
As the starting quarterback of "America's Team" -- the NFL's Dallas Cowboys -- Tony Romo apparently already has enough to worry about and reportedly doesn't need Carrie Underwood offering him any further distractions.
It looks like Taylor Hicks is finally living up to his title as People's 2006 Most Eligible Bachelor.
Bigger boobs and a new nose could apparently help The Hills star Heidi Montag cash in.
Carrie Ann Inaba is apparently following the lead of Dancing with the Stars' third-season runner-ups Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff.
The road Jaslene Gonzalez traveled to become America's Next Top Model's eighth season winner was apparently a long one, as she had to overcome an abusive relationship prior to conquering the catwalk.
Former American Idol fifth-season finalist Kellie Pickler is continuing to play coy about her seemingly obvious bosom expansion.
Apolo Anton Ohno worked hard for several months in order to be the best competitor he could on Dancing with the Stars' fourth season. The hard work paid off as he and professional partner Julianne Hough took home the fourth season's mirror ball trophy -- and while he savored the victory -- he said it's tough to weigh it against all the medals he's collected as a speed skater.
"There's no comparison; I trained in skating for 10 years of my life," said Ohno in the May 28 issue of OK!.
Despite his celebrity status as the lead designer and host of ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Ty Pennington is learning if you commit the crime you still have to pay the price.
Jesse Palmer's charming personality and good looks may have helped him on The Bachelor's fifth season but it did nothing for his football career, which reportedly came to an end Thursday.
Their chemistry in the ballroom contributed to two-time Olympic gold medalist speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno and his professional partner Julianne Hough receiving Dancing with the Stars' fourth season mirror ball trophy, but inquiring minds across America have been wondering if the spark between the pair was extinguished since the dancing shoes have came off.
What is it about blonde female former American Idol finalists and professional athletes?
Spencer Pratt has apparently succeeded in driving Heidi Montag away from her The Hills co-star and BFF Lauren "LC" Conrad and right into his arms.
As former American Idol fifth season finalist Kellie Pickler tries to cement her future as a recording artist and actress, her father apparently can't help himself from reliving the past.
First Donald Trump tried to quit NBC's The Apprentice. Now it appears Simon Cowell is planning to do the same with Fox's American Idol.
Paula Abdul recently flipped head over heels, but it wasn't because of her excitement for American Idol's sixth season finale.
Actor-singer David Hasselhoff has regained parental rights Monday, after agreeing in a Los Angeles courtroom to be tested for alcohol three times weekly.
Laila Ali has a record of 24-0 as a professional boxer -- and she hopes Dancing with the Stars' fourth season won't break her unbeaten streak when she and partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy will compete in the reality competition's finale. However it won't be easy, as she'll reportedly be competing with two bum knees.
Instead of possibly seeing a tour of duty in Iraq, U.S. Navy Petty Officer Third Class Phil Stacey will be apparently be venturing on a tour of a different kind -- the former sixth-season finalist has reportedly gotten the go ahead to join the American Idol 2007 summer concert tour.
Rachel Brown, a 41-year-old personal chef who competed on the second season of Fox's Hell's Kitchen, was reportedly found dead in her family home in Bedford, TX on Wednesday, May 9.
Paris Hilton will serve at least 23 days for a probation violation in a cell away from the general population, the Los Angeles County sheriff's office said.
Considering Kelly Clarkson is the original American Idol, one would expect RCA, her record label, to want some original tunes for her upcoming third album "My December."
It's good to be Carrie Underwood these days.
Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff came-up just short of winning Dancing with the Stars' third season as partners but now it looks like the pair -- who have been playing coy about the fact that their dance floor pairing had developed into a romantic relationship -- will be able to practice their two-step all they want.
Apparently in the world of Los Angeles glitterati, nothing says "I care" like an open letter on the Internet.
Anna Nicole Smith's will was submitted to Los Angeles probate court Monday while Larry Birkhead sought to be named guardian of their daughter's estate.
Kellie Pickler doesn't understand why her seemingly expanded bust is creating such a fuss.
His hairline may be constantly receding, but at least his family tree continues to grow.
here! Network has announced that The Amazing Race fourth season winner Reichen Lehmkuhl will join the third-season cast of Dante's Cove. The supernatural soap opera's third season is currently filming in Hawaii and is expected to air in October.
Jason Wahler has been arrested three times in the last eight months and was allegedly intoxicated for all three instances, meaning there was really only one place where the 20-year-old former Laguna Beach and The Hills star could go. And no, it's not jail, even though that's probably where he belongs.
The Texas elementary school principal caught in The Bachelor: Officer and a Gentleman bachelorette and fourth-grade teacher Amber Alchalabi's recent time off fracas has had some conflicting thoughts on whether she should stay or she should go in recent days.
If you can't go home, where can you go?
Socialite-heiress Paris Hilton said Wednesday she is ready to "face the consequences" for violating her probation in a Los Angeles DUI case.
Julianne Hough must have realized she's on ABC's Dancing with the Stars, not MTV's Engaged & Underage.
With their romantic relationship already on the rocks, The Amazing Race: All-Stars was apparently the kiss-of-death for winners Eric Sanchez and Danielle Turner.
Actor and "Shooting Sizemore" reality show star Tom Sizemore has landed in jail, after police in Bakersfield, Calif., reportedly caught him with methamphetamine and narcotic paraphernalia.
Pamela Bach vigorously denies releasing the tape showing her estranged husband David Hasselhoff in a drunken state on the floor of a Las Vegas hotel room.
Paris Hilton reportedly has turned to the one man she feels can keep her from serving a 45-day prison sentence: The Governator.
It's the kind of behavior one would expect from stars of The Simple Life and Laguna Beach, not Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
Kelly Clarkson says her new CD will be something different, but then she told The Los Angeles Times she tries to come out with a different record every time.
Hotel heiress Paris Hilton's lawyer has filed a motion in Los Angeles to appeal her 45-day jail sentence, ExtraTV.com reported.
A judge in Los Angeles Monday temporarily suspended actor David Hasselhoff's child visitation rights, the tabloid TV show "Extra" reported.
"American Idol" castoff and sailor Phil Stacey, one of the season's final six contestants, may see duty in Iraq.
Paris Hilton isn't going quietly.
Former The Apprentice: Los Angeles candidate Kristine Lefebvre will grace the cover of Playboy's June issue, and she knows at least one guy who can't wait to get a copy: her one-time potential boss.
The attorney for hotel heiress Paris Hilton said the 45-day jail term ordered by a Los Angeles judge for driving with a suspended license was "ludicrous."
A former "American Idol" finalist is being sued for gashing a stranger's head with a cocktail glass in Tampa, Fla.
Actor David Hasselhoff has accused his ex-wife of abusing their children and leaking a videotape that shows him drunk at his home in Las Vegas.
A judge in Los Angeles Friday sentenced hotel heiress Paris Hilton to 45 days in jail for violating her probation in a reckless driving case.
It looks like The Simple Life's sixth season could end up filming behind bars.
Despite some soggy weather, it was an amazing day for former The Amazing Race 6 fourth-place finishers Hayden Kristianson and Aaron Crumbaugh, who finally tied the knot on April 21 after being engaged for more than two years.
Vivid Entertainment is hoping that Jennifer Toof can live up to the nickname Flava Flav bestowed upon her during Flavor of Love's second season -- Toastee -- as the adult-film company has announced plans to release Toastee Exposed, a hardcore sex video of the 23-year-old Havertwon, PA native, on May 16.
CBS announced that Constantine Maroulis will join the cast of the daytime soap The Bold and the Beautiful beginning Tuesday, May 15 -- and the former American Idol fourth season finalist will be able to show-off his vocal talents as well, as he'll be performing some songs from his upcoming debut album over the next several months of the show.
Sanjaya Malakar was the talk of Tinsletown, the Big Apple and everywhere in-between during his run as a finalist on American Idol's sixth season. But his hometown of Federal Way, WA won't be erecting a statue of the 17-year-old anytime soon.
Andrew Firestone will reportedly be a bachelor no more.