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Posts from: November 2011

Mark Burnett appears to disagree with Jeff Probst about what makes good TV

Survivor executive producer Mark Burnett appears to disagree with Survivor executive producer and host Jeff Probst about what makes good TV. Compare what Mark Burnett told Entertainment Weekly about his new religious mission reality show to what Probst said in an interview about Survivor’s villains: Jeff Probst: “Villains are who you want to watch on …

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Televangelist, megachurch pastor Joel Osteen will take people on missions for a show produced by his friend Mark Burnett

Houston-based televangelist and megachurch pastor Joel Osteen will star in a reality series produced by Survivor producer Mark Burnett. The evangelical church he presides over is the largest church in the United States, and he’ll take hundreds of members of his congregations on missions for the show. Burnett and his Touched by an Angel star …

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Man arrested for killing American Idol auditioner pleads out, won’t be charged with her death

American Idol 7 auditioner Alexis Cohen was killed when a man fleeing police hit her, and now that man has agreed to a plea bargain that means he won’t be charged with her death in any way. The Asbury Park Press reports that Daniel Bark, 25, “pleaded guilty Monday to eluding police and drunken driving …

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