Paradise Hotel may return next summer; guests will start voting each other out.

Paradise Hotel may return next summer; guests will start voting each other out.
FOX’s Paradise Hotel “has shown enough life for Gail Berman, the president of Fox Entertainment, to think it could be brought back next summer,” the New York Times reports. Meanwhile, on last night’s show, host Amanda Byram revealed that as the show wraps up (it concludes Sept. 25), no new people will join the cast. In yet another “twist,” those remaining will compete for a still-secret “ultimate prize,” the game will become like nearly every reality TV show as contestants vote each other off. This week, the women vote to eliminate one man.

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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