Real World Paris cast includes one non-American; Road Rules cast are all 20, 22.

Real World Paris cast includes one non-American; Road Rules cast are all 20, 22.
The previous overseas Real World, set in London, included four non-American cast members. The cast of The Real World Paris, however, apparently includes just one non-American, an 18-year-old gay man from Ireland. Of the four men and three women that make up the cast, six appear to be Americans according to the bios given by Zap2it.com. Of the whole cast, four are college students and two are recent grads. The show debuts June 3.
+ plus: all six Road Rules: South Pacific cast members are 20 or 22 years old.

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


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.

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