possible Runway renewal has nothing to do with Disney/Miramax, source says.

possible Runway renewal has nothing to do with Disney/Miramax, source says.
According to a Bravo source, Project Runway‘s future is not dependent upon the outcome of the Disney/Miramax war, which “has nothing to do with the situation.” The source tells the New York Post that “We are looking at it from every angle,” but that, of course, contradicts the “nothing to do with” line. Alas, we’ll just have to wait. In the meantime, if you’re desperate to recreate the show in your own living room to pass the time, blogger Arjan points to an MP3 at Bravo’s site of “Breath On Me,” the show’s “farewell theme.” He’s also compiled an iTunes mix of “inspired by” Project Runway songs.

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.

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.