FOX plans plastic surgery show.

FOX plans plastic surgery show.
And they just keep coming: Next up from FOX is The Swan, in which 18 women “will get plastic surgery as part of their transformations, but the finalists won’t be able to see their new and improved faces until after they’ve participated in the finale, a two-hour beauty pageant.” They’ll also “be put through rigorous emotional and physical reconditioning sessions as part of a three-month effort to transform ‘ugly ducklings’ into ‘swans,'” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The nine-episode show debuts March 29 at 9 p.m.

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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