report: The Mole 3 will air on ABC this summer.

Mole 3 to air on ABC this summer.
The Mole 3 is reportedly scheduled to air this summer on ABC. That may seem odd because ABC pulled The Mole 2 off its schedule last fall and has yet to air the remaining episodes. However, according to a Variety story about a new game show produced by Stone Stanley, producers of The Mole, the third edition is “expected to unspool this summer on ABC.” Producers cast the show last fall; ABC greenlit the third season before the second season started airing.

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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.