“Jai has a huge crush on James,” but the two, although friends, are not dating.

“Jai has a huge crush on James,” but the two, although friends, are not dating.
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy‘s Jai Rodriguez and Boy Meets Boy‘s James Getzlaff are not, in fact, an item, as The New York Daily News’ gossip team reported last week. A source tells TV Guide, “Jai has a huge crush on James, but they’re just friends. Besides, James has a boyfriend.” That boyfriend is Universal Pictures publicist Mark Markline. James is also “good friends” (mmm hmm) with The Amazing Race 4‘s Reichen Lehmkuhl; Reichen says they “played on the same beach volleyball team since before any of this TV stuff happened.”

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

about the writer

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.