Leno will be on Queer Eye; last week’s ep was Bravo’s highest rated show ever.

Leno will be on Queer Eye; last week’s ep was Bravo’s highest rated show ever.
Tonight Show host Jay Leno will be made over by the Fab Five on a special episode of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. The special will air Aug. 14 on Leno’s home network NBC, which owns Bravo, the regular home of Queer Eye. It airs Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET. AdAge reports that last week’s episode “shot up 62% from the prior week, according to Nielsen Media Research, earning the cable network its highest-ever rating.” Elsewhere, Newsweek profiles the show and its cast, including Carson Kressley, while Entertainment Weekly reveals that the makeovers actually occur over four days–not one as presented on the show.

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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