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Posts from: September 2008

Production suspended on Rock of Love 3 after crew member falls asleep, kills two while driving

Production on the third season of Rock of Love has been temporarily stopped following a fatal accident involving a crew member who police say fell asleep while driving, killing two people and injuring others. For the production of Rock of Love Bus with Bret Michaels, the women live on a tour bus and “[travel] across …

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Real World casting for season 22, wants student government, RAs, EMTs to apply

With The Real World Brooklyn in production and pissing off the neighbors, the show’s production company has already started casting for the next season, which will be number 22. Like last season, when producers looked for activists and people with “depth,” the press release and casting information says they “are specifically seeking people with the …

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Amazing Race 13 debut down 25% compared to last fall, Extreme Makeover down 20%

Two Sunday reality staples both lost large numbers of viewers compared to their debuts last fall. Ratings for Sunday’s debut episode of The Amazing Race 13 were down from last year, when the show had its best debut ever last November for season 12. Sunday, 10.29 million people watched, down significantly from the 13.8 million …

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Contender drops host Sugar Ray Leonard for Tony Danza, announces boxers

Besides changing networks and moving to Singapore, the boxing reality competition series The Contender will now be hosted by Tony Danza, of Taxi and Who’s the Boss fame. Danza, who was a professional boxer in the 1970s, replaces Sugar Ray Leonard, who has hosted the show alone since season two (Sylvester Stallone didn’t return after …

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CBS edits, pulls challenge video even as Google searches are lead by Marcus Lehman’s penis

The video of the Survivor Gabon challenge featuring accidental nudity has been pulled from CBS’ web site, which now says “The requested video content has expired.” The full episode is still online, but Marcus’ penis has been blurred out (it’s at the 61:40 mark). Also removed was the compilation video that a blog created and …

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