cast revealed for FOX’s Paradise Hotel, which may run indefinitely.

cast revealed for FOX’s Paradise Hotel, which may run indefinitely.
The first group of guests, the staff, and the host (the UK’s Amanda Byram) of FOX’s upcoming Paradise Hotel have been revealed. The show is a twice-weekly series that starts Wednesday and will feature an audience member joining the cast each week. If it “does well, FOX may extend its eight-week run indefinitely,” according to the June 13 issue of Entertainment Weekly. The magazine also reports that executive producer Tom Gutteridge “is asking FOX to speed up its standard clearing process from three months to three days,” although he says, “Obviously, we don’t want ax murders out there.” Sounds like he’s daring the The Smoking Gun guys, or maybe offering a hint.

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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