WB’s Surreal Life will star M.C. Hammer, “Webster,” Mindy Cohn.

WB’s Surreal Life will star M.C. Hammer, “Webster,” Mindy Cohn.
The WB is launching a reality TV show that will be almost exactly like The Real World, except it will star C-, or even D-, list celebrities. The Surreal Life will star celebrities including “M.C. Hammer, Emmanuel Lewis of the 1980s sitcom ‘Webster,’ Mindy Cohn from ‘The Facts of Life,’ rocker Vince Neil of the band Motley Crue and former ‘Baywatch’ babe Brande Roderick,” Variety reports. They’ll live in a house for two weeks, which will result in a six-episode series airing on The WB this spring.

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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