house guests (finally) told full story; remaining episodes rescheduled.

house guests (finally) told full story; remaining episodes rescheduled.
After speculating and connecting the lack of air traffic to the little they were told about Tuesday, it appears that the Big Brother 2 producers finally told them the full story. Still, while the house guests were told that today is a day of remembrance, as Will reportedly said, “it is hard to remember something you don’t even know about.” Also, the remaining shows have apparently been rescheduled, according to Zap2it.com, for Saturday and Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET; the finale will still take place next Thursday.

The Sing-Off loses its star

Ben Folds

NBC's super-fun December a capella singing competition The Sing-Off is returning, but without its star judge, Ben Folds, and only as a two-hour special. Those are really depressing changes for a series that proved itself to be a super-fun show when it returned last December.


A film director talks about becoming a reality TV character

Anna Martemucci

What is it like to have your life turned into reality TV? Director Anna Martemucci, one of the two directors featured on Starz' exceptional reality series, talks about that, the competition, and her collaboration with her husband and brother-in-law.

Plus: How the show's producers tried to keep the $250,000 competition fair.

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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.