someone is correctly spoiling Survivor; crew member fired for talking to Jenna?

someone is correctly spoiling Survivor; crew member fired for talking to Jenna?
It looks like we have another Ellipsiiis Brain Trust on our hands. Like the mysterious organization did during earlier seasons, someone has been correctly predicting the weekly vote-offs on Survivor All-Stars. “The leaked information includes an episode-by-episode synopsis of who gets voted out, when, where and, in most instances, why,” and “reads as if it were written by an insider close to the Survivor production, most probably a crew member who was present,” CanWest News reports. They also report on a possibly related rumor that “a crew member who worked on Survivor was fired shortly after providing Jenna Morasca with information about her mother, who was terminally ill with cancer.”

The Sing-Off loses its star

Ben Folds

NBC's super-fun December a capella singing competition The Sing-Off is returning, but without its star judge, Ben Folds, and only as a two-hour special. Those are really depressing changes for a series that proved itself to be a super-fun show when it returned last December.

A film director talks about becoming a reality TV character

Anna Martemucci

What is it like to have your life turned into reality TV? Director Anna Martemucci, one of the two directors featured on Starz' exceptional reality series, talks about that, the competition, and her collaboration with her husband and brother-in-law.

Plus: How the show's producers tried to keep the $250,000 competition fair.

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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.