announcement about American Candidate “forthcoming.”

announcement about American Candidate “forthcoming.”
American Candidate producer RJ Cutler is “keeping an eye on all of the personal Web sites that popped up during the California race and using them as examples for why ‘American Candidate’ would work,” the New York Daily News reports. “An announcement is forthcoming” about the show, he says, but he also said that back in August. The paper also reports on Residents, which Discovery Health picked up after TNT dropped it; Discovery Health is airing four episodes now on Sunday nights, and then will air the entire series starting in January.

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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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.