Zingbot, Kathy Griffin try to shake up this Big Brother cast

Big Brother's Zingbot and Kathy Griffin

Ziiiinng! How I loved hearing those words again. Big Brother's twist on the Zingbot, which was broken and only capable of issuing "props," was clever, as was its integration with yet another strong challenge.  The houseguests game play, however, was the opposite of creative, and continues along the path of making the game play increasingly … keep reading ▶

Top Chef adds a former winner as a judge, sudden-death challenges

Top Chef's Richard Blais

Richard Blais, the winner of Top Chef All-Stars and runner up of Top Chef's fourth season, will join the series as a recurring judge, the first time a former contestant has been given such a role on the Bravo show. Blais is also currently on Top Chef Duels, and was featured on the short-lived Life After Chef. Top Chef Boston will also include a … keep reading ▶