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"The season is going very, very well," an insider told Us Weekly of Season 21, which began filming in late September. "Like, one of the best seasons ever."
Viall's edition is reportedly very special because he "is finding love -- for real."
And there isn't much time until the finale films, when Viall could potentially get down on one knee and propose marriage to the woman of his dreams, who will hopefully accept the engagement ring this time!
"Filming will wrap up in November," another source told the magazine.
Viall was fully prepared to propose to two different The Bachelorette stars: Season 10's Andi Dorfman and Season 11's Kaitlyn Bristowe. Both women, however, brutally rejected him on their respective finales.
Viall then appeared on Bachelor in Paradise this past summer, but it turned out to be his third unsuccessful attempt at finding love on reality TV. He admitted on the show his heart was very guarded because he feared getting hurt and embarrassed again.
ABC therefore asked Viall to star as the Bachelor instead of frontrunner Luke Pell from JoJo Fletcher's season of The Bachelorette. Viall's season is set to premiere in January 2017.
According to multiple reports, the 49-year-old Australian billionaire businessman dumped Carey after proposing marriage back in January.
"It's all over," a source told Australia's Woman's Day of the couple. "James had huge reservations about Mariah's new reality TV show and the fact that she was willing to expose their lives to the world."
A People insider echoed the same sentiment, insisting there was a falling out over Mariah's World -- which will premiere in early December 2016 on E! -- as well as their different lifestyles.
"Some of Mariah's eccentric ways, especially her spending habits, caused drama," the insider explained. "James is very private, and doesn't need the media to be successful. He doesn't want to be a part of Mariah's reality show."
Packer, however, allegedly allowed the singer and former American Idol judge to keep her massive 35-carat engagement ring.
"They are not together right now. They split a couple of weeks ago," another source told People, adding however, there might be a reconciliation down the road. "It's possible they will get back together. They are still talking, but James needed a break."
A third point of alleged contention was Carey's lack of a relationship with Packer's family members. Carey reportedly doesn't get along with Packer's mother, Roslyn, and was a no-show at his sister Gretel's 50th birthday party in Sydney, Australia, earlier this year.
Carey and Packer met and became friends at a 2014 movie premiere in Aspen and began dating in early 2015. They were first spotted together in June of that year in Capri, Italy.
This would have been the third marriage for both Carey and Packer, who has three children -- Indigo, Jackson and Emmanuelle Packer.
Carey's first marriage was to music producer Tommy Mottola, and then she wed America's Got Talent host Nick Cannon in April 2008. The Grammy-winning diva and Cannon welcomed twins Monroe and Morrocan in April 2011, but the pair ultimately filed for divorce in December 2014 after several months of separation.
Figgy and Taylor engaged in a showmance on Survivor's 33rd season that was obvious to their tribemates even when the pair of millennials were trying to keep their romantic relationship under wraps.
When Figgy got voted out of the game on Wednesday night's episode, she admitted in her final words she'd miss hanging out with Tyler, a 24-year-old snowboarding instructor from Postfalls, ID, but hoped they could reunite in the future.
So did the couple rekindle their romance after filming Survivor, and are they still together?
During an exclusive interview with Reality TV World on Thursday, Figgy admitted things didn't work out for the lovebirds. In fact, it sounds like their relationship went down in flames.
"We're happily married!" Figgy said with enthusiastic sarcasm. "No, we are not together."
Figgy, a 23-year-old bartender from Nashville, TN, compared the end of her romance to the famous scene in the 1997 film Titanic when, after the boat sank, Rose -- played by Kate Winslet -- found a floating door in the ocean to lie on so that her body was not engulfed in the freezing water. Her true love, Jack, only had enough room on the door to rest his arms so that his neck and shoulders were out of the water.
"If I'm Rose and I could let Jack on the door that I'm laying on, I would not let Taylor on the door," Figgy told Reality TV World with a laugh.
And when it became time for Rose's rescue, Jack had already freezed to death. Rose therefore released Jack -- played by Leonardo DiCaprio -- into the ocean after metaphorically promising him, "I'll never let go."
"I would let him go and let him just sink to the bottom of the ocean," Figgy confessed. "But it's for the better."
Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X wrapped filming in mid-May, so something bad clearly happened within the last five months.
"We just had -- I just learned a lot about him outside of the game, and it's just a real-life situation interfered with what we had on the island when we came out [of the game]. And it is what it is," Figgy explained. "It's okay."
Although Pell was depicted as a Texas cowboy and war veteran on The Bachelorette's twelfth season, he's also a singer and songwriter, who is apparently channeling his feelings of love and heartache from his relationship with Fletcher as musical inspiration for his debut album, Us Weekly reported.
"A lot of artists write about past relationships and current ones. You write about the good and the bad and the ugly as a way to paint of picture of what happened," Pell, 32, told Us. "You're a storyteller at the end of the day. So absolutely, there will be some of that about JoJo in my writing."
Pell's debut album will reportedly be released in January 2017, and he said there will be subtle hints in the songs about his time with Fletcher on the show.
"People will pick up on it because they've seen what happened in reality," explained Pell, who was eliminated from The Bachelorette in fourth place after Fletcher enjoyed a date in his hometown of Burnet, TX, with his family and friends.
"But I don't say her name. They'll be able to draw connections from what the music is saying. But I try not to go too cliche. I don't have a rose song!"
Pell, who currently resides in Nashville, TN, revealed the record will cover a wide range of his life experiences.
"It's the full spectrum of emotions. There are songs that cover the happy times and the falling in love," Pell told the magazine.
"But you're remiss if you don't cover the sad times too -- the parts that are confusing and the parts that hurt a little bit. People who have been through it themselves will listen and be like, 'I get what he's talking about!'"
Fletcher, 25, might have heard some of Pell's material already, as the handsome bachelor "did some writing" and even sang one of his tunes for her on The Bachelorette.
"I played [a song] for JoJo one day, but it never aired. I think she loved it -- I hope!" Pell said, although it's not clear whether this particular song will end up on his album.
Pell was absolutely devastated when Fletcher dumped him, but then ABC signed him on as the star of The Bachelor's 21st season, which will premiere in January 2017. However, hours before Pell was set to board a flight to Los Angeles to begin filming, he was informed the network had decided to "go in a different direction."
Nick Viall, who has appeared on three different shows in The Bachelor franchise, was then named the next The Bachelor star.
"Now," Pell noted, "I'm back doing what I love with the people I love. I'm happy and excited!"
E! has announced the 35-year-old reality TV star has resumed taping her family's famous show following a brief hiatus, Reuters reported.
Kardashian took a break from the cameras, public appearances and social media after being robbed at gunpoint in her Paris hotel room earlier this month.
The incident was traumatic because Kardashian was tied up, gagged and robbed of about $10 million in precious jewelry.
While the network revealed Wednesday full production on Keeping Up with the Kardashians has resumed, no additional details were released about what the upcoming episodes will feature.
Kardashian was spotted out in public at her husband Kanye West's Los Angeles concert on Tuesday, according to E! News. She was reportedly hanging out backstage with her mom Kris Jenner, sisters Kendall Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian, other friends and heavy security.
Khloe appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show one week after the robbery and said her sister was "not doing that well" after the robbery but it served as "a wake-up call" for the whole family.
A Kardashian representative declined comment on production of Keeping Up with the Kardashians.
Figgy, a 23-year-old bartender from Nashville, TN, became the sixth castaway voted out of Season 33 of Survivor on Night 18 at the game's sixth Tribal Council session.
The new Takali tribe, featuring a mix of Gen Xers and millennials, had to vote one of their members off after they lost the Immunity Challenge to the opposing Vanua and Ikabula tribes.
"I came in here with one speed, guns blazing. I was definitely a force to be reckoned with, so I guess it's more if a compliment to be taken out right now, because otherwise, I probably would've taken out every single one of them," Figgy said following her ouster.
"So I'm not disappointed in my game at all, but I'm definitely bummed that I won't get to be around [Taylor Stocker]. 'Figtails' will probably be reunited one day but just not any time soon."
In addition to Figgy and Taylor, a 24-year-old ski instructor from Post Falls, ID, the new Takali tribe also featured Adam Klein, a 25-year-old homeless shelter manager from San Francisco, CA; Jessica Lewis, a 37-year-old assistant district attorney from Voorheesville, NY; and Ken McNickle, a 33-year-old model from Denver, CO.
The Survivor broadcast began at Vanua's camp on Night 15 after the Gen Xers turned on Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor and voted her out at the previous Tribal Council.
The new Vanua tribe was now comprised of Zeke Smith, a 28-year-old asset manager from Brooklyn, NY; Michelle Schubert, a 28-year-old missionary recruiter from Yakima, WA; Chris Hammons, a 38-year-old trial lawyer from Moore, OK; and David Wright, a 42-year-old television writer from Sherman Oaks, CA.
David said getting rid of CeCe was "absolutely the right thing to do" because, going forward, the tribe will be working with people whom they really trust. Zeke laughed about how the Gen Xers sent home one of their own when they had the majority over the millennials.
The episode then flashed to Day 16 at the new Ikabula tribe.
The tribe members were Justin "Jay" Starrett, a 27-year-old real estate agent from Fort Lauderdale, FL; Will Wahl, an 18-year-old high school student from Long Valley, NJ; Hannah Shapiro, a 24-year-old barista from West Hollywood, CA; Michaela Bradshaw, a 25-year-old in vacation club sales from Fort Worth, TX; Sunday Burquest, a 45-year-old youth pastor from Ostego, MN; and Bret LaBelle, a 42-year-old police sergeant from Dedham, MA.
Jay said in a confessional he's playing the game to win money for his mom and sister back home. Jay explained that while millennials have the reputation of being selfish, that's simply not true, especially in his case.
Jay then went looking for a hidden Immunity Idol and happened to find a symbol of his tribe stamped on a piece of bamboo. He ripped it open and found the idol, sharing the news with Will.
"Mom, you just got one step closer to getting a house," Jay told the cameras.
Michaela walked up to the guys when they were celebrating the idol find, so they had to tell her about it. Jay said Michaela was one of his allies, and while she intended to keep quiet about the idol, she admitted that she'd have no problem snitching on him if it came down to it.
The three tribes then gathered together and met Survivor host Jeff Probst for a Reward Challenge.
Figgy announced in front of everyone that she was sad about having been split up from Michelle in the tribal swap. Figgy said she loved Michelle, who then insisted "truth works well" in this game. Later on, however, Figgy's admission just made people more wary about Michelle's power.
For the challenge, Jeff instructed each tribe to pick "a caller." The rest of the tribe was blindfolded, and listening to Figgy's verbal commands, they had to find and collect four sets of puzzle pieces. Once the caller directed one tribe member to a table, that blindfolded person had to solve a puzzle solely based on the caller's verbal instructions.
The first tribe to finish the challenge would win Reward in the form of apple pie, cookies, brownies, iced tea and cold milk. The second tribe to finish would be allowed to eat some chocolate chip cookies.
Takali sat out Jessica from the challenge, while Ikabula sat out Bret and Hannah.
Figgy excelled as a caller, however, she struggled to advise Ken how to solve the puzzle. Figgy's confusion allowed the other two tribes to catch up to her tribe and then eventually jump ahead. Michelle instructed Zeke on how to solve the puzzle, while Jay did the same for Michaela.
Meanwhile, Hannah's arms were cramping up and her face was tingling. She had to sit down away from the action because she was suffering from a panic attack. The medic assured Hannah she was fine, but she didn't want to appear weak to her fellow castaways. Hannah revealed she struggles greatly with anxiety in everyday life.
In the end, Vanua won from behind and Ikabula finished in second place. Figgy was distraught about having let down her Takali tribe.
At Vanua's camp afterwards, Zeke noted he was on the bottom of the millennials so he was considering taking Michelle out. Zeke thought that would be fine since Michelle had been "plotting" against him before and had strong ties to Figgy and Taylor.
Zeke wondered if he needed to give up on the millennials tribe in general.
At Ikabula's camp, Hannah expressed how her brain was exhausted but she had to keep going.
Over at Takali, Taylor's romance with Figgy was growing stronger and they were definitely a power couple. Taylor thought there was no reason to hide it from the rest of the tribe, especially because Adam knew about the showmance and was on their side in the game.
Figgy finally conceded to Taylor's wishes and told Jessica and Ken about her relationship. Neither Jessica or Ken were surprised at all -- in fact, the Gen Xers joked about how obvious Taylor and Figgy had made it. Ken said they're not as cool or untouchable as they believed.
Figgy and Taylor assumed they had the numbers with Adam.
On Day 18, the three tribes met Jeff again for the season's sixth Immunity Challenge.
Jeff explained each tribe must race across a series of balance beams, collect bags of coconuts and then bring them up the beach. Once they had six bags of coconuts, the castaways could open them to find three balls. Two players on each tribe must then maneuver those balls through a table maze.
The first two tribes to land all three balls at the end of the maze would win immunity. Adam sat out for Takali, while Ikabula sat out both Will and Sunday.
Takali, once again, had a huge lead in the challenge. Jessica and Figgy worked on the maze together and the tribe was excited about their "huge time advantage," according to Jeff.
However, Michaela and Hannah worked very efficiently together, and Zeke and Michelle also made up some time by working well as a pair.
Ikabula won first place by landing all three balls at the end of the maze when the two other couples had only landed one ball. Vanua finished in second place after Michaela encouraged them and gave them some hints about how to finish the maze faster.
Michaela announced in front of everyone she wants the millennials to stick together and that's why she helped Vanua. Michaela explained she didn't feel the need to assist Takali because they had a majority of three millennials vs two Gen Xers.
At Takali's camp after the challenge, Figgy said if the millennials were smart, they'd work together to take out the Gen Xers.
Adam realized he was the swing vote between a millennials pair and a Gen X pair. He could choose to side with Figgy and Taylor or Ken and Jessica. Adam talked to Figgy about taking Ken out because he's "a dangerous player" and come the merge, he'll be a threat in the challenges.
Taylor worried Adam might double cross him and be smarter than they thought he was. Taylor didn't trust anyone but Figgy.
Adam warned Jessica the millennials were going after Ken, but she said she needed him because they had each other's backs. Jessica told Ken to convince Adam that he would never write his name down and he was safe with them.
Ken therefore told Adam just that -- that Adam shouldn't go forward in the game with two "arrogant and conniving cool kids." Ken said Adam would just be at the bottom of an alliance with a power couple.
Adam was scared to trust people he's never worked with before, but Ken promised he would never betray him. Adam acknowledged people at home were probably screaming, "Get out the power couple," but he wasn't sure if that move made sense for him at this point in the game.
At Tribal Council on Night 18, Figgy revealed that although Adam had voted for her at the first Tribal Council, she forgave him and forgot about it.
Taylor then told Jeff that he and Figgy really liked each other but "love" is a really strong word. Figgy told the tribe they are just two people voting together, like Jessica and Ken. Figgy insisted she didn't appear on Survivor just for a showmance, claiming that she and Taylor were still being strategic with every move they made.
Adam noted he was in the middle of a romantic couple and a strategic couple.
Taylor said the millennials have the numbers come the merge, so it wouldn't make sense for Adam to flip on them now. Taylor said the millennials would probably target him for betraying the original tribe.
Adam explained his vote would be representative of looking towards the future rather than just one night, leading everyone to think he was going to vote out Ken. Jessica pointed out there was a lot of contention on the millennials tribe, so Adam would probably be fine.
Before casting his vote, Adam noted he genuinely liked the person he was voting for and someone would be going home upset -- and someone would be returning to camp upset.
Jeff then revealed the votes in the following order: Ken, Figgy, Ken, Figgy and Figgy.
"I'll explain, if I can," Adam told Taylor, who gave his tribemate the death stare.
Figgy cried on her way out and wished Taylor good luck.
VH1 has announced Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party, which will feature the dynamic duo hosting a series of celebrity dinner parties, will premiere on Monday, November 7 at 10PM ET/PT.
"Each will invite celebrity friends over for a half-baked evening of cocktails, cooking, conversation, and fun where nothing is off limits," the network said in an early August press release when announcing the show had been ordered.
Martha, a home decor and cooking expert, and Snoop, a famous rapper, will put their own spin on dishes for themed meals.
Dinner-party guests will include Seth Rogen, Wiz Khalifa, Rick Ross, Jamie Chung, 2 Chainz, Naya Rivera, Ashley Graham, Jason Derulo, 50 Cent, Fat Joe, Mike Epps, Kathy Griffin, Kelis, Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross, Keke Palmer, Robin Thicke and Bella Thorne, Ice Cube, Chris Bosh, Chef Morimoto and Chef Hiroki, and DJ Khaled.
Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party will also feature the following musical acts: Dreezy, D.R.A.M., October London, the Long Beach City College Marching Band, Remy Ma and Fat Joe, and Anderson Paak.
Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party is created and produced by Stewart and Kim Miller Olko for Sequential Brands Group; Snoop Dogg and Ted Chung for Merry Jane; SallyAnn Salsano for 495 Productions; and Nina L. Diaz, Trevor Rose, Paul Ricci, Fernando Mills and Paula Aranda for VH1.
CeCe, a 39-year-old insurance adjuster from Granada Hills, CA, became the fifth castaway voted out of Survivor's 33rd season on Night 15 at Tribal Council.
The new Vanua tribe, featuring a mix of Gen Xers and millennials, had to vote one of their own members off after they lost the game's fifth Immunity Challenge to the opposing Takali and Ikabula tribes. CeCe was blindsided by her fellow Gen Xers because they convinced her that Michelle Schubert, a millennial, was going home.
During an exclusive interview with Reality TV World on Thursday, CeCe talked about her Survivor experience. Below is the concluding portion. Click here to read the first half.
Reality TV World: We saw Michelle trying to convince you that she should stay because she's strong in challenges and things like that. Did you ever waver in your decision to vote her out?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: Yeah, I didn't, but that's one of my flaws -- being loyal. It's a good thing and it's a positive thing, but it's also a negative because it can bite me in the back, which it did yesterday. I was just like, "I want to be loyal and I want to make sure I'm keeping my end of the bargain this time."
Now, next time, I also did have it in my head -- which they didn't show -- I said, "You never know what could happen in the next challenge." Maybe I would've been willing to just vote out, you know, [David Wright] or someone next time.
But at that moment, I just didn't want to be the first Gen Xer to flip. I didn't want to flip at that moment. I didn't want them to be like, "Oh wow, she flipped that quick?!" And I already had a target on my back, so I didn't want to make a bigger target on my back by all of a sudden flipping. Now it's like, "Okay, we are really coming for you!"
So, I was more concerned with feeling like it wasn't the right timing at that moment to go ahead and vote out Dave. But maybe later on, if it came down to it and the proposal came again, I probably would've been like -- if it were him or me -- I would've been like, "Okay, let's definitely go with Dave."
Reality TV World: You were totally confident Chris Hammons and David were voting with you before your blindside, but you mentioned it was also apparent Chris was becoming best friends with Zeke Smith. So were you not worried about Chris and Zeke's relationship going into Tribal Council?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: Well, Zeke was aware that we were voting out Michelle because that was part of the plan as well. We told Zeke and we talked to Zeke about voting Michelle, so they didn't show that!
They didn't show the scene where, actually, it was Zeke and Chris and Dave in the ocean and I approached them. Chris yelled out, "Oh yeah! Zeke is going to vote Michelle out." So, that part wasn't shown on television.
But Zeke was actually onboard -- well, I thought he was onboard with voting out Michelle. Because when I had the conversation, all four of us had agreed to vote out Michelle. So that's why going into Tribal, I felt that it was the four of us voting out Michelle -- not just me, Chris and Dave.
Reality TV World: Were you anticipated a swap when it actually happened, and if so, what were you envisioning would've been best case scenario for you? Was there anyone in particular you were hoping would end up on your tribe?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: Absolutely. Yeah, we talked about it. There was a lot of talk at camp that a possible swap was going to happen, but we thought it would maybe be [two tribes]. We didn't think it was going to be three whatsoever.
But my best pick would've been to be on the team with both [Ken McNickle] and Dave at that time. Unfortunately, they bit me, but I definitely would've preferred to be with Ken. I absolutely, without a shadow of a doubt, did not want to be on a tribe with Chris because he was gunning for me from the beginning for no reason.
But I definitely didn't want to be on a tribe with him. It was like, "Anybody but Chris!" Anybody else I would have taken my chances with. I would rather have taken my chances with being on the tribe with four millennials, but definitely not Chris.
Reality TV World: Votes were being cast for you at pretty much every Tribal when you were on the original Gen X tribe. So right after the swap, did you think you were in a better or worse position?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: I thought I was in the neutral position. I thought, "Okay well, there's Chris!" But I'm like, "Well, there's three of us. There are three Gen Xers, so maybe I'll be okay because we have the numbers," and again, we just kept talking about numbers, numbers, numbers. "Let's keep the Gen X numbers strong."
So with that in my mind, I'm thinking, "Okay, Chris has been gunning for me but we got the numbers, so maybe we'll settle with keeping the numbers strong and voting out a millennial instead of just turning on a Gen Xer."
So that's what was in my head, but obviously from watching the episode, Chris had NO intention of worrying about keeping the Gen X numbers whatsoever. It was just all a big lie.
Reality TV World: What was your reaction when David played his first hidden Immunity Idol to save Jessica Lewis? Since you voted with David to take out Lucy Huang, did he ever let you in on that plan?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: No, he didn't let me in on that plan whatsoever. I just thought it was dumb. If we're voting for Lucy, I didn't understand how it made sense for him to use his idol. I get it. Either way, either one of them could've gone home.
So even if Jessica went home, I don't think it would've hurt him. So, I don't understand why he used the idol, because since Lucy was the target and majority was voting for Jessica, it just didn't make sense for him to play his idol. I think it was a waste because he wasn't the target.
Reality TV World: Do you have any regrets? Because it seemed like you became a target immediately when you teamed up with Rachel Ako, who was the first person voted out of the game.
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: The only regrets I have -- well, I have regrets that I didn't play a little more aggressively. What they didn't show is that I did make the proposal to go ahead and do an all-girl alliance. They didn't show that, so I feel like I was playing a game.
There was just a lot of stuff you didn't see on the television. But definitely the fact, you know, I only had 30 days to learn how to swim. That was my first time in the ocean in my entire life. I just wish I had more time to prepare, but going forward, I definitely will play the game totally different.
I would definitely play by the day and not by a few days ahead. I would definitely be playing just for me and my gameplay, and maybe have trust in one person versus being dependant on two people to help me out with the voting. So I would definitely play a lot more aggressively and take more risks next time if I'm ever asked to come back again.
Reality TV World: How were you cast on Survivor? How did you end up on the show?
Ciandre "CeCe" Taylor: I've been applying for 10 years, (laughs) so that was like my 15th time. I'm a Super Fan, so I've been applying for a long, long time. But usually it's a six-month process.
You send in a tape, you have your first interview, your second interview, you have pre-finals and then finals. I actually got called during the week of finals. I literally had 30 days when the rest of the cast had, like, six months to prepare.
If I had six months to prepare, I would have obviously been an avid swimmer. I would've focused on learning how to swim and been really, really good at it. But with 30 days, you have 30 days to basically get your life together to go away for seven weeks on an island. (Laughs)
That wasn't enough time to do that, but I wouldn't take this experience away. I love, love, love the game. It was the best experience and the worst experience of my life because of the cyclone, but I would definitely, absolutely play again in a heartbeat. I am a true fan!
To read the first half of Reality TV World's exclusive Survivor interview with CeCe, click here. If you missed the latest episode, click here to read our detailed recap.
FYI has announced it has renewed its No. 1 rated series, Married at First Sight, for a fifth season slated to air in 2017. Production is already underway.
In the next season, three couples -- comprised of six complete strangers who don't even know each other's names -- will once again marry the moment they meet. The couples who are matched up by a panel of experts will tie the knot in Chicago, IL. Previous seasons were filmed in Miami, New York and Atlanta.
Sociologist Dr. Pepper Schwartz is the only original expert to remain on the panel. She will be joined next season by Rachel DeAlto, a communication and relationship expert, as well as Pastor Calvin Roberson, a marriage counselor, who joined the show last season.
The experts have been working together to form three compatible couples out of 40,000 candidates who applied for the opportunity.
The Married at First Sight episodes will feature the newlyweds marry, honeymoon, move in together, and attempt to get through the daily struggles of life. After about a month of hard work, each couple must determine whether they'd like to stay married or get a divorce.
Season 4 of the series just wrapped on October 25 with two couples deciding to stay married. The reunion special will air on Tuesday, November 1 at 8:30PM ET/PT.
As previously announced, FYI also ordered the spinoff Married at First Sight: Second Chances.
Second Chances will follow Atlanta-based singles David Norton and Vanessa Nelson -- who married on Season 3 of Married at First Sight but chose to divorce at the end of the process despite their strong desire for life partnerships -- as they get another shot to find love with multiple interested suitors.
Married at First Sight is produced by Kinetic Content and executive produced by Chris Coelen, Sam Dean and Gena McCarthy.
Sunday is a 45-year-old youth pastor from Otsego, MN. Her husband is also a pastor and they have four children together.
Although she began playing Survivor's 33rd season on the Takali (Gen X) Tribe, a recent tribal swap left her starting from scratch on a new tribe -- and at a brand new camp -- called Ikabula with Will Wahl, Justin "Jay" Starrett, Hannah Shapiro, Bret LaBelle, and Michaela Bradshaw.
Sunday, a fan of Survivor since Season 1, would describe herself as bossy, compassionate and tenacious. Want to learn more about her?
Below is a list of 8 facts Reality TV World has compiled about Sunday Burquest:
- She was diagnosed with breast cancer four years ago but overcame the odds, so she wants to show her family that she can also survivor the difficult game.
- Her hobbies include repurposing and painting furniture, interior design, and thrift shopping because she loves the thrill of hunting for a good deal.
- Sunday's can't stand arrogant people, those who think they're God's gift to the human race, catty women who make snide comments, back-handed compliments, and people who are late.
- Sunday was confident in her ability to play Survivor because she has a strong personality, works with younger people for a living -- enabling her to make allies easily -- boasts leadership skills, and was willing to work hard at camp.
- If she could bring any three things on the island with her, Sunday would pick a deck of cards to help break walls down, lip gloss because she feels better with color on her lips, and '80s music to sing along with.
- The castaway underwent five surgeries, eight rounds of chemotherapy, 28 days of radiation, and side-effect filled medications to beat cancer. She wants her children to see she's a warrior, not a whiner.
- She compares herself to former castaway Lisa Whelchel from Survivor: Philippines because she acted like a mother to some of the younger castaways and was faith-filled, however, she was okay with deceiving people in the context of the game.
- Sunday has been told she's pretty quirky in that she says weird things and funny phrases.
After The Real Housewives of Orange County star was shown accusing her co-star Vicki Gunvalson of spreading gay rumors about Eddie on Monday night's episode, Tamra was asked to address the situation on Watch What Happens Live by host Andy Cohen.
Tamra, 49, insisted that Eddie is straight when a caller named Alex asked about his recently-questioned sexual preferences.
"I don't talk about my sex life on national TV," Tamra noted. "Why do you want to know, Alex?"
"Because some people are saying Eddie might be a homosexual, which I think is great," Alex said.
"Who? Vicki? Who, Vicki?" pushed Tamra, who married Eddie in June 2013 on a televised wedding special.
When the caller explained there has also been gossip on Twitter, Tamra insisted, "Vicki put that out there."
Alex pointed out that Eddie "has a few tendencies that could be skewed as homosexual."
"Why [do you think he seems gay]?" Tamra asked the caller. "He's hot? Because he's hot?!"
The caller then threw out some stereotypes, including that Eddie -- a 43-year-old personal trainer -- is good looking and very in-shape for his age. Alex acknowledged there might be a "red flag," a comment which Eddie was then shown laughing at from in the audience.
"Well, let's just put it this way. Yes, me and Eddie are such trolls that I need to be married to someone that's gay," Tamra sniped sarcastically. "Why? Why? What's the point of it?"
Andy, who is openly gay, then told Tamra that if Eddie is homosexual, the LGBT community "would be proud to have [him]."
Andy turned to the reality TV star and said, "From what I understand, you two can't stop banging," to which the blonde beauty replied: "Why is it that a hot guy can't be straight? I don't understand it."
In The Real Housewives' latest episode, Tamra yelled at Vicki for allegedly telling co-star Kelly Dodd -- who is new to the series -- that Eddie digs men, according to Us Weekly.
"I have been so nice to Vicki. I accepted her apology. I got everybody in this group to become friends with her again," Tamra said in the broadcast. "This is how I get paid back. She goes around and spreads rumors about my husband?"
Vicki, however, has denied rumors she ever called Eddie gay.
The Real Housewives of Orange County currently airs Monday nights at 9PM ET/PT on Bravo.
Lewis and Edward welcomed a daughter Tuesday afternoon via surrogate.
"At 4:22PM today, I grew up," Lewis, 46, captioned an Instagram photo of himself kissing the little baby on her forehead. "Welcome Monroe Christine Lewis."
Lewis and Edward, who have been together for seven-and-a-half years, revealed in May they were expecting a child. The couple resorted to using a surrogate after multiple attempts at adoption failed, E! News reported.
Last week, Lewis posted a photo on social media of the baby's gorgeous nursery, which isn't a surprise considering he's an expert house flipper.
"All we need now is the baby. #40weeks #babycountdown #babywatch2016 #hurryupalready," Lewis captioned the picture, which featured adorable stuffed animals and statement artwork on the walls.
In an August interview with Access Hollywood Live, Lewis opened up about the idea of marriage.
"I just found out: My attorney said that he is now eligible for palimony because it's been seven-and-a-half years," Lewis said. "I'm on the hook anyway; I might as well get married."
All jokes aside, Lewis believes Edward -- who manages Lewis' business affairs -- is the right man for him.
"I've had several relationships, and I always feel like people try to change me, but he's kind of embraced the crazy... he is amused [by me]," the reality star revealed. "It's just a really nice relationship and a nice dynamic."
Flipping Out was renewed by Bravo for a ninth season, which premiered in July 2016.
On Tuesday night's finale of Married at First Sight, Tom Wilson and his wife Lillian Vilchez and Nick Pedergrast and his wife Sonia Granados had to face "Decision Day" and determine whether they'd like to stay married or get a divorce after the extreme six-week experiment in which the couples met and spoke for the first time at the altar.
Both couples experienced some major challenges in the beginning of married life.
Nick had lost Sonia's trust by telling her that he wasn't attracted to her after having sex, which prompted her to move out. And Tom and Lillian didn't see eye-to-eye on the lifestyles they want to lead, as Tom hoped to live on a bus, which Lily was totally opposed to.
(As for the season's third couple, newlyweds Derek Schwartz and Heather Seidel, they divorced only two weeks into the process over the groom's alleged marijuana habit.)
Going into "Decision Day," Sonia feared Nick was going to ask for a divorce, and while he didn't reveal how he was feeling, he said he was "pretty confident" in his choice.
Nick and Sonia then sat down with Married at First Sight experts Dr. Pepper Schwartz and Rachel DeAlto. Nick said his biggest takeaway from the experiment was learning how to be more empathetic and understanding. Sonia also became a better communicator.
"I think we've come a long way and we're in a good place and moving forward in the right direction," Nick told Sonia, adding that he's still learning more about his wife and how to be a good husband. "But I want to continue our marriage and I do want to stay married to you."
It was then Sonia's turn to explain her decision to her husband.
"We've had a lot of ups and downs, and I have moved back in, but I just -- there's just a lot of things that led me not to trust you," Sonia said, before taking a breath. "And I feel like, um, I would like to stay married to you."
Nick was thrilled to hear this news, telling the cameras, "She's come a long way. To be able to forgive me shows a lot about her and shows that she's willing to work on this relationship."
Tom and Lillian were up next, as they also had to reveal their final decisions in front of Rachel and Pastor Calvin. The pair had to overcome communication issues as well as problems in their past that came back to haunt their relationship.
"I care for you so much. I want to look at the positives in our marriage and the good we've been through, and I would like for us to give ourselves the opportunity to grow in love," Lillian said with tears in her eyes. "But I have decided that I would like to stay married to you."
It was then Tom's turn to address his wife. He had to determine whether he could give up his bus for the success of his marriage.
"Lily, I've thought all night and all morning and still couldn't make up my mind about exactly what would be good for you and I, and my biggest concern is that if I'm not happy, then I can't make you happy, and I've always put happiness on a pedestal. And I'm focusing on how happy I am now versus how happy I was before our marriage began," Tom began.
"I feel like the hardest thing about this is that you are such a great person. I have decided that I want to stay married."
Several days later, the two couples met up for a brunch and seemed very happy.
Married at First Sight's fourth-season reunion special is set to air next Tuesday night at 8:30PM ET/PT on FYI.
Will is an 18-year-old high school student from Long Valley, NJ. He is the youngest castaway to ever play the game, so as a Super Fan, he says that's his crowning achievement so far in life.
Although he started playing Survivor's 33rd season on the Vanua (Millennials) Tribe, a recent tribal swap left him to start from scratch on a new tribe -- and at a brand new camp -- called Ikabula with Justin "Jay" Starrett, Hannah Shapiro, Bret LaBelle, Sunday Burquest, and Michaela Bradshaw.
Will prides himself on being cunning and dynamic, and he said his competitors will come to regret ever underestimating him. He traded in his senior yearbook for a Survivor buff but does plan to attend college in the fall. Want to learn more about him?
Below is a list of 8 facts Reality TV World has compiled about Will Wahl:
- Will can't stand people who are fake and/or stuck-up.
- He says he can make people feel comfortable around him, probably because he comes across innocent and bright-eyed. However, Will claims he can manipulate people into thinking they are in control when he's really the person making the big moves.
- Will's hobbies include watching TV -- mostly Survivor -- camping, fishing and reading news articles.
- When asked what it means to be a Millennial, Will threw out the words "creative, resourceful, intelligent, and above all else, adaptable."
- The castaway's inspirations in life are Jesus Christ and Ronald Reagan. In terms of a former Survivor castaway he respects, Will picked Randy Bailey (Gabon and Heroes vs. Villains).
- If he could take three things with him on the island, he'd choose noise-canceling headphones so he doesn't have to listen to annoying people, a tent to stay dry in during the rain, and a Bible so he can keep his sanity.
- Will's reason for going on Survivor? He wants to show people who don't respect youth that he's stronger than they think and is a real threat to win the game.
- Will would seemingly lie, cheat and steal to win Survivor -- with the intention of praying for forgiveness later. He intended to use his Christian faith to bond with other players, however.
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