Sharon will undergo chemo; will be included in show.

Sharon will undergo chemotherapy; will be included in show.
Sharon Osbourne tells People magazine that her cancer was found to have spread beyond her colon into one of the two lymph nodes that was removed. She’ll have three months of chemotherapy starting on July 29, and People reports that Sharon “plans to allow MTV to film her cancer treatment when shooting begins in L.A. in a few weeks” for the next season of The Osbournes. Sharon also says that when Ozzy got the news, he was “hysterical” and had to be sedated.

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.