The Casino will end after this season.

The Casino will end after this season.
Either Mark Burnett misjudged America’s appetite for another heavily edited and smoothly produced follow-the-business owners around series, or FOX screwed up by freaking out about the show’s sexual content. Either way, their series The Casino hasn’t done well, and says the series “won’t return to FOX’s schedules after its summer run.” That’s largely because it “has averaged only 4.85 million viewers” so far this summer. Earlier, Mark Burnett said that the show would be “a nine-season, ongoing soap opera.” The seventh episode airs Monday; 13 episodes were produced.

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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