“Is it worth a dollar to keep Jamie in Big Brother house?” No.
Archives for September 2000
Big Brother is probably coming back. Proof that there is no higher power, Big Brother will likely be renewed, the New York Times reports today. With much of the blame for the show’s crappiness falling on Endemol, the production company,… continue reading
Curtis, Eddie, Jamie and Josh marked for banishment. The final round of nominations found all four remaining Big Brother house guests marked for banishment. They nominated each other during Saturday’s live show, which also featured an hour-long visit by Cassandra…. continue reading
I’ll take Rich for the win. Whoopi Goldberg will be joined on Hollywood Squares this week by Survivors Rich, Jenna, Susan and Gervase. Check your local listings for air times. + also: Susan to George W.: “Americans are not dumb.”
walking is focus of proposed reality TV show. Miles for Millions is currently seeking 10 contestants to spend six months walking across the country, from southern Florida to northern Washington. Winners will get $1 million each; viewers of the as-yet-unpurchased… continue reading
Castaway is “Survivor without the greed.” BBC America just started airing a year-long quasi-Survivor show. For one year, 28 adults and eight children will live on the Hebridean island of Taransay just “for the hell of it.” Like the CBS… continue reading
SF Judd: reality TV offers a chance to make a statement. Judd tells E! Online that his The Real World: San Francisco roommate Pedro–the subject of his new novel Pedro and Me–“was the only person to do it for non-selfish… continue reading
Survivor book number four on NYT bestseller list. Survivor: The Ultimate Game debuts in the number four spot on the Oct. 1 New York Times nonfiction paperback bestseller list. Mark Burnett’s book is a real-time journal about the show, offering… continue reading
Dr. Drew offers stunning comments about Big Brother. Dr. Drew spends most of his interview with the official Big Brother site talking about the show itself. But he blows his crediblity in his first answer, where he says, “By the… continue reading
O-Town will perform at Miss America pageant. Making the Band‘s O-Town will perform live at the pageant Oct. 14, debuting their brand-new single “Liquid Dreams.”
last chance to see New York, L.A., San Francisco, London seasons. MTV is replaying the first four seasons of The Real World for the last time this weekend. Well, sort of. The New York, L.A., S.F. and London seasons are… continue reading
Real World creators Bunim-Murray know reality TV. AP to the rescue with the breaking news.
Fear debuts on MTV tonight. At 8 p.m. EST, MTV’s new reality TV series Fear debuts; the first episode is an hour and a half long. Armed with cameras, six contestants will spend a weekend in a “haunted” house, completing… continue reading
The Chicken Man leaves the coop. George got the boot last night, getting 51 percent of the votes. The rest of the votes went mostly to Jamie: Jamie, 32 percent; Eddie, 14 percent; Curtis, 3 percent. During his interview with… continue reading
Suck’s Filler slams Big Brother. Polly Esther, writing her weekly Filler column for Suck, takes on Big Brother. Recalling ridiculous Web sites like the “coffee machine cam,” she says it was probably “better than the show.” Then a panel with… continue reading