Omarosa is going to seminary

Omarosa Manigault Stallworth, who will soon be profiled on TV One’s series Life After and was most recently seen on national broadcast TV trying to out Piers Morgan on The Celebrity Apprentice, is going to seminary to become a minster.

“I feel like God is calling me. He’s been calling me for two years and I can’t ignore it, she told Sister 2 Sister magazine.

She’ll attend United Theological Seminary in Ohio, a United Methodist seminary which says it is “an intentionally ecumenical community” and “[has] one goal: to train dynamic leaders for the ministry of Jesus Christ.”

EXCLUSIVE: Omarosa wants to preach [Sister 2 Sister]

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.