auditions for Popstars 2 will be open to both women and men.

auditions for Popstars 2 will be open to both women and men.
Popstars 2, which airs on The WB this fall, has started the casting process. According to the show’s newsletter, “[t]he big news … is this time around, the auditions are open to both guys and girls!” Presumably, that means the final group will be co-ed. The first auditions are on Sat., June 9 at 7 a.m. at New York’s Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers; the first 200 women and first 200 men get to audition.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

about the writer

Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.